Los Angeles Times
In the long Finale, a cry from the wilderness is answered as terror turns into love’s overwhelming triumph. The brass blare. The Los Angeles Master Chorale insists that we die to live again. Cooke and the dazzling soprano Kiera Duffy offer skyward liftoff.
– Mark Swed, Los Angeles Times, July 9, 2013 – Mahler’s Symphony No. 2 with the LA
Philharmonic and Tilson Thomas at the Hollywood Bowl