Beethoven Emperor Concerto

Thursday, February 9, 2017
Event Title: Beethoven Emperor Concerto
  • Region: Ontario
  • Venue / Location: Roy Thomson Hall 60 Simcoe St Toronto, ON M5J 2H5
  • Time: 8:00pm
  • Price: $Single tickets go on sale July 2017.
  • Genre: --
  • External Link: canadamosaic.tso.ca
Description:

Thursday, February 9, 2017
8:00pm

Beethoven Emperor Concerto

The legendary American pianist Garrick Ohlsson focuses all his insight and strength on Beethoven's broadest, most regal concerto. Conductor Jiri Belohlavek brings matchless authority to a fascinating symphony by his fellow Czech, Martinu, and TSO Principal Clarinet Joaquin Valdepeñas shines in Debussy's fanciful rhapsody.

Performance Schedule
Concert running time is approximately two hours.

This project is funded in part by the Government of Canada. Ce projet est financé en partie par le gouvernement du Canada.

Program:
Jocelyn Morlock: Hullabaloo - A Fanfare for the Sesquicentennial [2']
Debussy: Première rhapsodie [7']
Martinů: Symphony No. 6 "Fantaisies symphoniques" [25']

Intermission

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5 "Emperor" [38']

Performers:
Jiří Bělohlávek, conductor
Garrick Ohlsson, piano
Joaquin Valdepeñas, clarinet

Pre-concert chat with Tom Allen at 7:15pm

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