Beethoven’s 7th

Wednesday, August 7, 2019, 12:30 PM MDT

Sun Valley Pavilion

Festival Orchestra

Alasdair Neale, Conductor

Sameer Patel, Conductor

Beethoven

Overture to Egmont, Op. 84
Sameer Patel, Conductor

Beethoven

Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92

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Beethoven’s 7th

Beethoven wrote the Overture and incidental music for a production of Goethe’s 1788 play Egmont at Vienna’s Burgtheater. The play (and music) depict the story of the historical Count of Egmont, who fights valiantly for freedom from the oppressive Spanish regime in the Netherlands ...

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Pre-Concert Chat: Beethoven’s 7th

Please join Peter Henderson, the Festival’s principal keyboard player, 45-minutes before the performance for a 30-minute, enlightening chat about Beethoven's Egmont Overture and Symphony No. 7, and what to look for during the performance. Join in person on the lawn next to the Paver Bar or live stream audio on your phone at the link below.

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Venue

Sun Valley Pavilion
300 Dollar Rd
Sun Valley, Idaho 83353 United States
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