Mahler’s Third Symphony Takes the Roof off the New York Philharmonic

Under the baton of the venerable Bernard Haitink (Source: nytimes.com)¬†and in front of a full house containing–wonder of wonders–lots of younger folk, the New York Philharmonic made the hall shake. I have come to think of Avery Fisher Hall as a rather pretty place, with–after however many attempts to improve them– inadequate acoustics. Sitting in…