my classic Beethoven: San Francisco Symphony Performs Beethoven's Fifth
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The last date listed for my classic Beethoven was Thursday July 9, 2009 / 8:00pm.
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Natalie Dessay is one of the world's most renowned sopranos, performing at the world's premier opera houses for more than two decades until her retirement from the operatic stage in 2013. A six time winner of the Victoires de la Musique, France's premier annual music awards, she also won a Laurence Olivier Award in 2008 for her work on the London stage. A brilliant and passionate singer, Dessay is known for her interpretations of German lieder and French songs, which she'll perform at Davies Symphony Hall accompanied by pianist Phillipe Cassard. The evening's program features music by Clara Schumann, Brahms and Poulenc, as well as Richard Strauss, Duparc, Fauré, and Debussy. Learn More
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<p>James Gaffigan, conductor
Jeremy Denk, piano</p> <p>"Thus Fate knocks at the door!" That’s how Beethoven described the harrowing motif that launches his majestic Fifth Symphony. my classic Beethoven promises a riveting musical experience: the gripping Coriolan Overture, the incisive musicality of pianist Jeremy Denk in the Emperor Concerto—a signature work of Beethoven's "heroic" style—and the symphony that changed the landscape of Western music: Beethoven’s Fifth.</p> <p>Program:
Beethoven - Coriolan Overture
Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 5, Emperor
Beethoven - Symphony No. 5</p>