Anna Edwards, music director
Marianne Anna Katherina von Martínes – Overture (“Sinfonia”) in C major
Felix Mendelssohn – “Intermezzo” and “Nocturne” from Midsummer Night’s Dream
Gabriel Fauré – Pavane
Béla Bartók – Romanian Folk Dances
Ludwig van Beethoven – Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21
LvB@250 kicks off of Saratoga Orchestra’s 2019-2020 season-long 250th birthday celebration honoring the great musical master Ludwig van Beethoven. Join Maestra Anna Edwards and Whidbey’s own Saratoga Orchestra in a program featuring Beethoven’s Symphony No. 1.
Beethoven was regarded as one of the most widely recognized and admired composers of Western concert music. His symphonies were praised as “epic” and “originally masterful” by his contemporaries, and have been feted by generations as cornerstones of Western civilization.
Pre-concert chat begins at 1:45pm.
Tickets: $25 ($20 seniors 65+/military, FREE youth/students under 18)