The Mrs. Dorothy Dyer Vanek Classic Series
José Luis Gomez, conductor
Beethoven: Symphony No. 1 in C Major
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 in F Major, Pastorale
Friday, February 14, 2020, 7:30 pm
Sunday, February 16, 2020, 2:00 pm
Tucson Music Hall
$31 • 43 • 61 • 71 • 87
- With the First, Beethoven boldly stakes his claim as the rightful heir to the classical symphonic tradition.
- Although he rarely offered descriptions of his music, the picnics, thunderstorms and happy dancers that inspired “Pastorale” reveal Beethoven as a lover of nature.
- He composed the Sixth Symphony simultaneously with the Fifth Symphony.