Beethoven Symphony No. 9

Beethoven’s masterpiece for the ages is a wonderful way to end the year or begin the new one. The beauty and drama of the Ninth is alternately awe-inspiring and uplifting.


Dates and Tickets

  • 30 Dec (Wed) 2015 7:30PM
  • 2 Jan (Sat) 2016 8:00PM
  • 3 Jan (Sun) 2016 2:00PM

Running time

1 hour, 38 minutes

Doors open

1 hour, 30 minutes prior to performance


S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium - Benaroya Hall


Andrew Grams


With a unique combination of intensity, enthusiasm and technical clarity, American conductor Andrew Grams has steadily built a reputation for being one of classical music’s most promising artists.

Caitlin Lynch


Declared “luminous” by the New York Times and “eloquent” by the Wall Street Journal, rising star Soprano Caitlin Lynch is astonishing audiences with her inspiring portrayals.

Sasha Cooke


Radiant, Grammy®-Award winning, American mezzo-soprano Sasha Cooke triumphed as the title role in the world premiere of Mark Adamo’s The Gospel of Mary Magdalene at San Francisco Opera.

Daniel Shirley


Daniel’s diverse repertoire is growing to include the masterpieces of the symphonic and sacred canons.

Corey McKern


Baritone Corey McKern continues to be a singer to watch, earning high praise and critical acclaim for his appearances with opera companies across the United States.

Seattle Symphony Chorale

The Seattle Symphony Chorale serves as the official chorus of the Seattle Symphony. Over its past four decades, the Chorale has grown in artistry and stature, establishing itself as a highly respected ensemble.

Seattle Symphony

The Seattle Symphony is one of America’s leading symphony orchestras and is internationally acclaimed for its innovative programming and extensive recording history.





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