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Trifonov plays Beethoven's Emperor


May 3-4, 2019

Program and Description


GLUCK: Dance of the Furies and Dance of the Blessed Spirits from Orpheus and Eurydice
BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 5, Emperor
ARVO PÄRT: Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten
STRAVINSKY: Symphony in C

What’s interesting about this concert: 

• Hailed as “the most astounding pianist of our age,” (The Times, London) Grammy winner Daniil Trifonov makes his Cincinnati debut.
• The Emperor— a fitting epithet for a powerful work and Beethoven’s last piano concerto.
• Gluck and Beethoven’s innovative works complement contemporary compositions by Stravinsky and Pärt which trace modernity onto the past.

This is a special concert and not part of a series package.

Get inside the minds of composers and to the heart of the music with Classical Conversations, one hour before Friday, Saturday and Sunday Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra subscription concerts.

Concert Duration: Approx. 1 hour, 55 minutes with intermission.

 

Tickets


Fri. May 3, 2019 | 8:00 PM

Sat. May 4, 2019 | 8:00 PM

Subscribers get early access and priority seating

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Venue: Music Hall

1241 Elm Street Cincinnati, OH 45202

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