Lexington Symphony featuring David Deveau, piano
March 24, 2012
Beethoven – Piano Concerto No. 5 “Emperor”
Dvorák – Symphony No. 7
Internationally-acclaimed pianist David Deveau performs Beethoven’s final piano concerto, the “Emperor.” This concerto had audiences on their feet when it was first performed in November 1811, and has been thrilling audiences ever since with its majestic and heroic grandeur. The program also includes Dvo?ák’s sublimely passionate Symphony No.7, which was commissioned by the Royal Philharmonic Society in London in 1884.