Halls “a thrill to watch” in Mahler with Toronto Symphony

Posted on Apr 21, 2019 in Matthew Halls, Reviews | No Comments
Halls “a thrill to watch” in Mahler with Toronto Symphony

The TSO’s performance was arresting, reaching deafening peaks and eerie rustles. Perhaps there was a bit of improvisatory adrenaline, since British maestro Matthew Halls had stepped in on short notice to replace an ailing Juanjo Mena. Halls was a thrill to watch, the leader of all that onstage drama that Mahler writes into his score.

-Read more at Schmopera.com.

Photo: Jag Gundu