Beethoven's 9th with The Philadelphia Orchestra
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
II. Sunday Morning
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.