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Beethoven’s “Eroica”

Saturday, July 31, 2021, 6:30 PM MDT

Sun Valley Pavilion

Festival Chamber Orchestra

Alasdair Neale, Conductor

Sameer Patel, Conductor


Overture to The Creatures of Prometheus, Op. 43



Symphony No. 3 in E-Flat Major, Op. 55, “Eroica” 

Beethoven’s “Eroica” program notes

Beethoven was commissioned to compose the music for the ballet The Creatures of Prometheus to be presented at the Burgtheater in Vienna in March 1801. Italian choreographer Salvatore Viganò created the ballet for presentation to Queen Maria Theresa...

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2021 digital program book

Printed programs are available at the concerts, at the Festival Welcome Center and Store (open concert days from 1:00-3:30 PM and 5:00-8:00 PM; closed during the concert), or outside the Festival office at 120 2nd, Ave. North, Ketchum.


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