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    All-Beethoven Program

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    March 13 - March 14, 2014


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    All-Beethoven Program

    German conductor Christoph von Dohnányi and the Soviet-born, Israeli-American pianist Yefim Bronfman collaborate with the BSO in a series of three all-Beethoven programs featuring all five of the composer's piano concertos, plus the Triple Concerto for piano, violin, and cello, and his three Leonore overtures. This first program features the first two piano concertos-No. 2, written first, and No. 1, a more mature work showing Beethoven's independence of style within the language of Mozart and Haydn. The Leonore Overture No. 1 was actually the third overture written by Beethoven for his opera Leonore (eventually revised as Fidelio), for a projected 1807 Prague performance of the opera that never took place. As a result, the overture was not heard until nearly a year after Beethoven's death, and today remains a rarity even in the concert hall.
     


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    301 Massachusetts Avenue
    Boston, MA 02115

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    $37.00 - $126.00



    Phone: 888-266-1200

    Parking:

    The Prudential Center Garage offers a discount to any patron holding a BSO or Pops ticket stub for that evening's performance if you enter the garage after 2pm. The address is 800 Boylston Street, Boston, MA.

    Parking is also available at the Westland Avenue Garage near Symphony Hall (35 Westland Avenue), Christian Science Center Garage (175 Huntington Avenue), and Gainsborough Garage (10 Gainsborough Street).



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