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Beethoven’s “Pastoral” Symphony

Tuesday, August 2, 2022, 6:30 PM MDT

Sun Valley Pavilion

Festival Orchestra

Alasdair Neale, Conductor

Sameer Patel, Conductor

Pre-Concert Chat, 5:45 PM
Led by Peter Henderson
Pavilion Lawn Paver Bar


Leonore Overture No. 3, Op. 72b



Symphony No. 6 in F Major, Op. 68, “Pastoral”

Program notes: Beethoven’s “Pastoral” Symphony

The original title of Beethoven’s only opera was Leonore, after the name of the heroine who disguises herself as a prison guard named Fidelio in an attempt to rescue her husband, Florestan, who is being held in a Spanish dungeon....

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2022 digital program book

Printed programs are available at the concerts, at the Festival Welcome Center and Store (open during rehearsal 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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