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Season Opener Fantastique!

Presented by Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra at Unknown

Sep 25 - 27 2015
Season Opener Fantastique!

Louis Langrée opens his third season as CSO Music Director with Berlioz’s Symphonie fantastique, a tour de force of orchestral sounds and colors, from the dreamy “Reveries” to the whirling “Ball,” to the eerie “March to the Scaffold.”Pianist Yefim Bronfman, an artist beloved by CSO audiences and lauded by listeners the world over, joins the Orchestra to perform the virtuosic Bartók Concerto No. 2, music that is fierce and lyrical.


BEETHOVEN: Overture to Fidelio

BARTÓK: Piano Concerto No. 2

BERLIOZ: Symphonie fantastique


Tickets start at $12 in advance. Discounted tickets available for seniors, under 30 & full-time students, and military.

Contact: (513) 381-3300


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The Sunday performance is part of "Stories in Concert"; for the first half of the concert, hear excerpts from Symphonie fantastique performed live by the full Orchestra while Louis shares compelling stories about the composer's life and work, while the second half is a full performance of the work. The Beethoven and Bartók works will not be performed on Sunday; Yefim Bronfman will not perform on Sunday.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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