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Beethoven and Saint-Saëns

  • The Phoenix Symphony
    1 N. 1st St. Ste. 200 Phoenix, AZ
  • Date: October 18, 2019 to October 20, 2019
  • Recurring daily
  • Time: Showtimes vary by day
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Experience the cheerful side of Beethoven with his Symphony No. 2, a piece whose difficulty and complexity marked a change in symphonies forever.

One of the premiere cello concertos in all the repertoire, and one of the most demanding, all registers of the cello sing out in this concerto’s one continuous movement, by Romantic French composer Camille Saint-Saëns.

Likely Pictures in Haphazard Sky, by young American composer Hilary Purrington, opens in an ethereal haze with long romantic melodies that climax in a stunning brass fanfare.

The Phoenix Symphony

1 N. 1st St., Phoenix, AZ
Downtown Phoenix
The Phoenix Symphony has been proudly serving the citizens of the Phoenix metropolitan area and Arizona since 1947. The Phoenix Symphony presents an annual season from September through the beginning…