Sir Simon Rattle: Berg & Beethoven

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Beethoven 250

Thu 16 Jan 2020 7.30pm - 9.30pm
Barbican Hall, London

BERG Passacaglia
BERG Seven Early Songs
BERG Three Pieces for Orchestra
Interval
BEETHOVEN Symphony No 7

Sir Simon Rattle conductor
Dorothea Röschmann soprano
London Symphony Orchestra

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Online: Tuesday 5 March 2019 10am
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In Person: Tuesday 19 March 2019 10am

Part of 2019/20 season

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Sir Simon Rattle presents a triptych of Alban Berg’s early masterpieces with Beethoven’s Seventh Symphony.

Three short but intense works by Berg capture the ambition and talent of a composer who drew together the fascinations of Vienna at the dawn of the 20th century – among them love, dreams, night and nature – reflecting a remarkable epoch in viscerally expressive music.

Engineered with unmatched symphonic finesse, Beethoven set aside ruminations on fate and heroism to compose his utterly musical Seventh Symphony, a fresh and vital contrast to Berg’s Modernism.


Part of Beethoven 250 at the Barbican