Shining like a sunbreak on a stormy day, Beethoven’s Symphony No. 4 is a bright spot of joy before the tumult of his Fifth Symphony. Community members from Northwest Center and Seattle-based composer Charles Corey compose a work celebrating people of all abilities coming together.
Pre-concert Talk presented one hour prior to each performance. Free with ticket purchase.
1 hour, 23 minutes
1 hour, 30 minutes prior to performance
S. Mark Taper Foundation Auditorium - Benaroya Hall
Music Director of the Seattle Symphony, Danish conductor Thomas Dausgaard is esteemed for his creativity and innovative programming, the excitement of his live performances and his extensive catalogue of critically acclaimed recordings. A renowned recording artist with over 70 discs to his name, Dausgaard’s releases with the Seattle Symphony have garnered critical acclaim resulting in international honors including Gramophone’s 2018 Orchestra of the Year Award and a Grammy nomination for Best Orchestral Performance.
Led by Music Director Thomas Dausgaard, the Seattle Symphony unleashes the power of music, brings people together and lifts the human spirit. Recognized as one of the “most vital American orchestras” (NPR), the Seattle Symphony is internationally acclaimed for its inventive programming, community-minded initiatives and superb recordings on the Seattle Symphony Media label.
Thomas Dausgaard’s performance sponsored by the Scan|Design Foundation by Inger and Jens Bruun.