Mahler's Symphony No. 2 with Benjamin Zander
Mahler's Second Symphony has transformed listeners since it was first performed in 1895. Benjamin Zander, the conductor of the Boston Philharmonic and one of today's great Mahler interpreters, digs into the music and offers thoughts, reflections, and a guided tour of the piece. The first question posed to the conductor was, "What should a listener expect, if they're hearing it for the first time?"