November 13, 2021 – November 14, 2021
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra at Powell Hall
718 N Grand Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63103 United States
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.
The health, safety, and well-being of our audiences, SLSO family, and the St. Louis community is our top priority. Effective September 13 through December 1, the SLSO requires all patrons to provide upon entrance to Powell Hall:
This policy will be evaluated on an ongoing basis. More information about the SLSO’s health and safety protocols are available here.