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Emanuel Ax: Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 1

    THIS EVENT IS IN THE PAST!

  • WHEN Multiple dates from Jan 10 - Jan 12, 2020[days & times]
  • WHERE Copley Symphony Hall, 750 B St, San Diego, CA 92101
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  • AGES All ages
  • COST $20 - $100

Artists:
Edo de Waart, conductor
Emanuel Ax, piano

Repertoire"
Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 3, Op. 72b
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Major, Op. 15
Beethoven: Symphony No. 4 in B-flat Major, Op. 60

Please join us 45 minutes before the concert for "What's the Score?", a lively talk about the composers and the repertoire given by commentator Nuvi Mehta from the stage of Copley Symphony Hall.

About:
The Beethoven Festival begins! Leonore’s tale of love and liberty bursts onto the stage with its impassioned drama. Seven-time Grammy®-winning pianist Emanuel Ax then joins us to reveal the surprising delight of Ludwig van Beethoven’s first (published) piano concerto, a youthful showpiece that dazzled Viennese audiences. Edo de Waart and the San Diego Symphony bring our opening portrait of Beethoven to a grand finale with the joyous wit of the composer’s Fourth Symphony.

This concert is part of the San Diego Symphony's season-long celebration of Beethoven's 250th birthday.

Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending.

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