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!
The French conductor Ludovic Morlot has been Music Director of the Seattle Symphony since 2011. Amongst the many highlights of his tenure, the orchestra has won two Grammy Awards and gave an exhilarating performance at Carnegie Hall in 2014, as reported in the The New York Times: “The performance Mr. Morlot coaxed from his players was rich with shimmering colors and tremulous energy.”
The Seattle Symphony is one of America’s leading symphony orchestras and is internationally acclaimed for its innovative programming and extensive recording history.
Audience Development supported by The Wallace Foundation.