National Festival Orchestra: Mahler's Titan (Octava-Enabled Concert)

National Festival Orchestra

Mahler's Titan
Saturday, June 18, 2016 . 8PM
Teddy Abrams
Teddy Abrams photo by O'Neil Arnold
Principal People: 

Conductor Teddy Abrams

Special Announcement: 

Octava-enabled program notes: Regular program books will not be available for this performance. Guests may download the Octava app on their tablets or mobile devices to receive real-time, digital program notes.

Guests in the venue will be using phones, tablets or other digital devices throughout the concert.

Event Attributes

Presented By

Presented By: 

Teddy Abrams, Music Director of the Louisville Orchestra, conducts a program of electrifying works showcasing a range of orchestral colors.

Mahler’s monumental Symphony No. 1 is joined by two dance inspired works, each tracing their history to Sergei Diaghilev and the famed Ballets Russes.


  • Claude Debussy: Jeux
  • Maurice Ravel: La Valse
  • Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 1, “Titan”

Octava-enabled performance

The National Orchestral Institute + Festival continues its exciting collaboration with Octava to provide interactive program notes for this performance.  Delivered through a free app on your tablet or mobile device, you can read program notes delivered in real-time during the performance. Learn more about Octava.

The National Orchestral Institute and Festival brings together aspiring orchestral musicians from across the country for a month of dynamic music-making and professional exploration. Chosen by a rigorous, cross-country audition process, these young artists present passionate and awe-inspiring performances of adventuresome repertoire at The Clarice and in the community.