Berliner Philharmoniker: University Musical Society.:
Nov. 18 & 19. Kirill Petrenko, in his Ann Arbor debut, conducts this renowned orchestra in performances that showcase the ensemble’s classical, romantic, and contemporary repertoire. Tonight: Mahler’s atmospheric and mysterious Symphony No. 7, sometimes referred to as Song of the Night. The least known and least performed of all Mahler’s symphonies, it is filled with contrasts, has a notably complex tonal scheme, and incorporates unconventional instruments such as a tenorhorn, cowbells, guitar, and mandolin. 8:30 p.m., Hill Auditorium. Mask required if Washtenaw County is in the CDC’s high-risk category. Tickets $25–$59 (students, $12–$20) at tickets.UMS.org. 764–2538., . . . . . .