Masterworks 4: Unstoppable Beethoven @ Laxson Auditorium

When:
May 15, 2022 @ 2:00 pm
2022-05-15T14:00:00-07:00
2022-05-15T14:15:00-07:00
Where:
Laxson Auditorium
400 W 1st St
Contact:
Sesar Sanchez
5302283611

May 14, 2022 | Redding

Scott, Seaton

Guest Soloists:
Tonia D’Amelio, soprano
Molly Mahoney, mezzo-soprano
Michael Desnoyers, tenor
Ben Brady, bass-baritone

Choirs:
Shasta College Chorus | Elizabeth Waterbury, Director
Simpson University Choirs | Steve Kim, Director

Program:
FARRENC - Overture No. 2
BEETHOVEN IDOL WINNER - WORLD PREMIERE
BEETHOVEN - Symphony No. 9

Louise Farrenc

Concluding our season crescendo is Beethoven’s monumental Ninth Symphony, a work showcasing the power, heroism, humanity, and revolutionary spirit of his groundbreaking and visionary voice.  In addition to our four phenomenal soloists, we will have more than 100 voices from the combined choruses of Shasta College and Simpson University.  The performance begins with the dramatic and fiery Overture No. 2 by Louise Farrenc and also features a world premiere by the winner of the North State Symphony Composition Competition.