Beethoven's 9th with The Philadelphia Orchestra

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Event Information
Date: 
Friday, 6/27/2014 8:00PM
Tickets: 
$15 - $35 (Golden Circle)
Details: 

Presented by the Mann

Doors: 6:00PM

Showtime: 8:00PM

All Ages

Bramwell Tovey, Conductor

There is no more uplifting music on the planet – Beethoven’s anthem extolling the brotherhood of humankind for all time! Join The Philadelphia Orchestra to enjoy this monumental masterpiece. It will truly be a summer night to remember.

Wolf Trap Opera Artists:
Tracy Cox, Soprano
Virginie Verrez, Mezzo-soprano
Robert Watson, Tenor
Ryan Speedo Green, Bass-baritone


The Choral Arts Society of Washington
Scott Tucker, Artistic Director

 

BEETHOVEN: Overture to Egmont, Op. 84

BRITTEN: Four Sea Interludes, Op. 33a, from Peter Grimes

I. Dawn

II. Sunday Morning

III. Moonlight

IV. Storm

INTERMISSION

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125 ("Choral")

I. Allegro ma non troppo, un poco maestoso

II. Molto vivace—Presto

III. Adagio molto e cantabile—Andante moderato—Tempo I

IV. Presto—Allegro assai—Presto (Recitativo)—Allegro assai—Allegro assai vivace: alla marcia—Andante maestoso—Allegro energico—Allegro ma non tanto—Poco adagio—Poco allegro, strigendo il tempo—Prestissimo

 

Tickets are on sale now via MannCenter.org, Ticketmaster.com, 800-745-3000, or the Mann Box Office.

 

If you are 21 years of age or older and plan to consume alcohol at the concert, please be prepared to present proper I.D. There is no re-entry once exiting the facility. Picnics are welcome at this Philadelphia Orchestra performance.