Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony
Stéphane Denève, conductor
Víkingur Ólafsson, piano
CARLOS SIMON Fate Now Conquers
EDVARD GRIEG Piano Concerto
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5
Peeling back layers, fresh stories emerge. Edvard Grieg’s Piano Concerto is illuminated by the searching imagination of star pianist Víkingur Ólafsson. Stéphane Denève and the SLSO play Ludwig van Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony as the composer intended, intensifying the music’s resolve. And Carlos Simon’s Fate Now Conquers borrows Beethoven’s music, exploring hope amid struggle.
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