Beethoven Fifth Symphony Untuxed

Whether it is your first time hearing it live or your fiftieth, there is no limit to the power of Beethoven's Fifth. A musical incarnation of the struggle to overcome seemingly insurmountable odds, this seminal masterpiece celebrates the triumph of the human spirit, and it remains one of the most powerful pieces of music ever written.

Nothing unplugs your mind and recharges your spirit like familiar orchestral masterpieces, so treat yourself right with this shorter, no-intermission Untuxed concert!

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Dates and Tickets

  • 24 Mar (Fri) 2017 7:00PM
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Running time

37 minutes

Doors open

1 hour, 30 minutes prior to performance

Location

S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium - Benaroya Hall

Performers

Ludovic Morlot

Conductor

French conductor Ludovic Morlot has been Music Director of the Seattle Symphony since 2011. Among the many highlights of his tenure, the orchestra have won three Grammy Awards and gave an exhilarating performance at Carnegie Hall in 2014, as reported in The New York Times: “The performance Mr. Morlot coaxed from his players was rich with shimmering colors and tremulous energy.”

Seattle Symphony

The Seattle Symphony is one of America’s leading symphony orchestras and is internationally acclaimed for its innovative programming and extensive recording history.

Program

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Ludwig van Beethoven

Prometheus Overture

Ludwig van Beethoven

Symphony No. 5

Sponsors

Audience Development supported by The Wallace Foundation.