The Ecstasy of Tristan and Isolde
The Centennial Season ends with a special presentation of all nine of Beethoven's symphonies, examined through the metaphor of Prometheus, a daring Greek Titan who defied Zeus to bestow on humanity the gift of fire — a spark that has powered the imagination of generations. This is a not-to-be-missed opportunity to hear Beethoven's genius in all its glory.
And . . . read more about Franz's inspiration for this project in an online series of essays by clicking or tapping here!
Learning Opportunity: Panel Discussion
May 9 - Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. (FREE)
A conversation with Franz Welser-Möst and Mark Evan Bonds
moderated by Francesa Brittan
This discussion was broadcast live and can be viewed here: