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

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.