In their fifth collaboration with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, the Des Moines Symphony takes a look “Beyond the Score” of Beethoven’s dramatic Symphony No. 5.
Our broadcast features the riveting second half performance of the piece, plus a recording of Beethoven’s First Symphony from the Des Moines Symphony’s 2003 Beethoven one to nine recording project. Tune in Sunday, March 8 at 4 p.m. and Monday, March 9 at 7 p.m. on Iowa Public Radio Classical.
Maestro Joseph Giunta, conductor
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 1 (DMSO’s 2003-2004 Beethoven one to nine recording project)
(Concert recorded Nov. 15-16, 2014)