Colorado Springs Philharmonic presents Beethoven 9
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Two characteristics contributed to Beethoven’s greatness: he had the tenacity to rework his material many times, often over many years; and he knew when he got it right. He began toying with the idea of orchestrating the poem “Ode to Joy” in 1793, but it took him 30 years to find the right place for it in the thrilling operatic finale of his Ninth Symphony. The Colorado Springs Philharmonic presents this transcendent cultural icon in conjunction with Barber’s “Prayers ofView more
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Pre-concert lecture begins one hour before performance.
190 South Cascade Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80903