Opening of the Season with a new Chief Conductor

  1. Wiegenlied (commission)
  2. Lieder; Revelge, Der Tambourg’sell, Ging heut Morgen über’s Feld, Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen
  3. Symphony no. 1
  1. Klaus Mäkelä Conductor
  2. Peter Mattei Baritone

The season starts off with a “celebration of playing together.”

It is a great event when for, the first time, Klaus Mäkelä will lead the Oslo Philharmonic at Oslo Concert Hall as Chief Conductor. “Mahler’s Symphony No. 1is a celebration of playing together and the perfect work to commence a musical collaboration”, Klaus Mäkelä says about the principal work of the evening.

Mahler did something entirely new with the symphony format. He sought inspiration in poetry and folklore, embracing sources of inspiration in popular culture such as military music, yodeling, and children’s songs. The famous Swedish barytone Peter Mattei will perform a selection of Mahler’s orchestral songs with close ties to Symphony No. 1.

Finnish Sauli Zinovjev (born 1988) has made his mark in the past decade as an orchestral composer of international stature. The concert will open with his new orchestral work, commissioned by the Oslo Philharmonic.


  • Adult: 150 - 540 NOK
  • Senior: 150 - 430 NOK
  • Student: 150 - 270 NOK
  • Child: 150 NOK
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