San Diego Symphony
Edo de Waart, conductor
Pre-concert lecture by Brian Lauritzen, 2pm
BEETHOVEN: Egmont Overture
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 4 in B-flat major, Op. 60
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68 “Pastoral”
In 2020, the world will celebrate Beethoven’s 250th birthday. As part of the Philharmonic Society’s Beethoven@250 celebration, Dutch conductor Edo de Waart leads the San Diego Symphony in an all-Beethoven program. The powerful and expressive Egmont Overture, with its thrilling climactic endings, acts as a foil to his Sixth Symphony (“Pastoral”), with its buoyant and lighthearted melody taking listeners on a journey through the Viennese countryside..
Tickets available at https://tickets.philharmonicsociety.org/single/eventDetail.aspx?p=20295