Beethoven 9 Ode to Joy

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Beethoven 9 Ode to Joy

Event Date and Time:

Thursday, September 26  8pm
Friday, September 27    2pm
Saturday, September 28    8pm

The Ninth Symphony, with its universal message of freedom and brotherhood, is the crowning achievement of Beethoven’s revolutionary works. The famous ‘Ode to Joy’ serves as a message of hope for all mankind. Featuring the Westminster Symphonic Choir, these performances launch a two-year cycle of all nine Beethoven symphonies. The Choir will also appear in Beethoven’s rarely heard setting of Goethe’s Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage as well as the world premiere of the young, hip American composer Nico Muhly’s newly-orchestrated Bright Mass with Canons for chorus, orchestra, and featuring the Fred J. Cooper Memorial Organ. This marks the first Philadelphia Orchestra performance of a work by Nico Muhly.

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Beethoven 9 Ode to Joy
Event Category: Live Music
When: September 26, 2013 ~ September 28, 2013
Where: Verizon Hall
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