Morlot Conducts Bruckner

The BBC calls Bruckner’s Fifth Symphony “one of the wildest, most ambitious and crazily conceived pieces of the 19th century – or ever.” Worship in a cathedral built on sound at Bruckner’s Fifth, a stunning celebration of faith, awe and wonder at all of creation.


Dates and Tickets

Pre-concert Talk

Presented 1 hour prior to each performance in the S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium.

Ask the Artist

Recital with organist Joseph Adam to follow the Saturday (Apr 22) performance. Both events free with ticket purchase.

Running time

1 hour, 21 minutes

Doors open

1 hour, 30 minutes prior to performance


S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium - Benaroya Hall


Ludovic Morlot


French conductor Ludovic Morlot has been Music Director of the Seattle Symphony since 2011. Among the many highlights of his tenure, the orchestra have won three Grammy Awards and gave an exhilarating performance at Carnegie Hall in 2014, as reported in The New York Times: “The performance Mr. Morlot coaxed from his players was rich with shimmering colors and tremulous energy.”

Seattle Symphony

The Seattle Symphony is one of America’s leading symphony orchestras and is internationally acclaimed for its innovative programming and extensive recording history.





Anton Bruckner

Symphony No. 5 in B-flat major