In his final program as NSO Music Director, Christoph Eschenbach conducts a program that includes Beethoven's unforgettable Ninth Symphony--the masterwork that began his tenure.
Performance Timing: Part One - 25 min.; Intermission - 15 min.; Part Two - 67 min.
NEW THIS SEASON--FREE PRE-CONCERT LECTURES!
Beginning at 6:45 p.m. before the following performances:
Friday, June 16
Saturday, June 17
With Christoph Eschenbach
Take a journey into the fascinating stories behind the music led by knowledgeable and engaging artists and scholars! Look for even more of these offerings throughout the season; each ForeWords begins at 6:45 p.m. (the Concert Hall doors open 15 minutes prior), lasts 30 minutes, and is free and open to the public.
OUR POPULAR FREE POST-CONCERT DISCUSSIONS CONTINUE!
Immediately following the Thursday, June 15 performance
Stay after the performance for an insightful discussion with the some of the exciting guest artists and NSO musicians featured on the night's program, moderated by NSO Director of Artistic Planning Nigel Boon, You may even get an opportunity to ask a question! Look for even more of these offerings throughout the season; each AfterWords is free with your concert ticket.