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Beethoven und Freude

Sat | Feb 10, 2024 | 7:30pm
Sun | Feb 11, 2024 | 1:00pm

Venue: The Avalon Theater

Guest Conductor- William C. White
Guest- Adam Żukiewicz, Piano
Astor Piazzolla, arr. Marturet – Adios Nonino
Ludwig van Beethoven – Symphony No. 4, op. 60, Bb major
Frederic Chopin – 1st Piano Concerto, op. 11 E minor played by Adam Zukiewics

Prepare for a captivating evening of classical mastery as the Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra presents its third classics concert, “Beethoven und Freunde,” under the baton of guest conductor William C. White, accompanied by the virtuoso pianist Adam Żukiewicz. The program promises a harmonious blend of musical brilliance, featuring Astor Piazzolla’s evocative “Adios Nonino,” a testament to the power of the tango. Then, dive into the timeless world of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 4 in Bb major, op. 60, a composition that showcases Beethoven’s genius for melody and orchestration. The evening reaches its crescendo with Chopin’s First Piano Concerto in E minor, op. 11, where Adam Żukiewicz’s remarkable talent will take center stage, infusing Chopin’s romanticism with passion and virtuosity. Join us for an unforgettable night of musical excellence that pays homage to Beethoven and introduces us to his friends through the language of symphony and concerto.