Beethoven Birthday Bash

Special Event
Thu, Dec 3, 2020 8:00 PM
Strathmore
Fri, Dec 4, 2020 8:00 PM
Meyerhoff

Anna Rakitina, conductor
Jeremy Denk, piano

BEETHOVEN Zur Namensfeier Overture
BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 4
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5

This celebration of the 250th birthday of Ludwig van Beethoven features Russian-born conductor Anna Rakitina leading the Orchestra in the most famous symphony of them all, Beethoven’s Fifth, with its iconic “Fate knocking at the door” theme. Pianist Jeremy Denk, MacArthur “Genius” Grant winner and one of America’s most fascinating artists, returns to play Beethoven’s popular Fourth Piano Concerto.