San Francisco Symphony: my classic Beethoven
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The last date listed for San Francisco Symphony: my classic Beethoven was Saturday July 9, 2011 / 8:00pm (Pre-Concert Reception at 7:00pm).
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Quotes & Highlights
A pre-concert reception features live music by the Martini Brothers, plus food and drinks for sale. Reception begins an hour before the concert, and continues during intermission.
Meet pianist Sara Davis Buechner at a post-concert CD signing in the Symphony Store.
Michael Francis, conductor
Sara Davis Buechner, piano
San Francisco Symphony
Beethoven: Overture to_ The Creatures of Prometheus _
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5, Emperor
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5
Does any composer say “classic” more than Beethoven, or any piece more so than his mighty Fifth Symphony? This program of definitive Beethoven is anchored by the symphony whose opening phrases are among the most recognizable in the entire musical universe. Sara Davis Buechner, who made an electric appearance last summer, returns to perform the magnificent Emperor Concerto, given its sobriquet for its aural majesty.