SPAC and The Philadelphia Orchestra to present Beethoven’s Complete Symphonic Cycle with Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin. Nine symphonies commemorating Ludwig van Beethoven’s 250th birthday performed in dialogue with the music of contemporary composers.
In this concentrated four-night event, The Philadelphia Orchestra has commissioned works that reflect on the relevance of Beethoven’s legacy today by its Composer-in-Residence, Gabriela Lena Frank, and a diverse group of composers from her Creative Academy of Music – including Jessica Hunt, Carlos Simon, and Iman Habibi.
Dates and Times:
- Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at 8pm
- Thursday, August 13, 2020 at 8pm
- Friday, August 14, 2020 at 8pm
- Saturday, August 15, 2020 at 8pm