Sunday19.30
Shanghai Oriental Art Center
Jordan, Wu, Fujimura, Richter, Petrenko / Beethoven

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In late March the Wiener Symphoniker set off on a grand tour of China under the leadership of Music Director Philippe Jordan, and will pack their Beethoven symphonies cycle. They will be the first western symphony orchestra ever to perform all nine of Beethoven’s symphonies in Shanghai, paying their tribute to the booming love of classical music in the region. It is a project of unparalleled magnitude – like no other work in musical history, this cycle represents the benchmark of an orchestra’s capabilities, not least on account of its imposing, indeed overwhelming, interpretation history. Please note: Instead of Marita Stolberg He Wu will perform in this concert.

Performers

He Wu 
soprano 
Shanghai Conservatory of Music Choir
mixed choir 
Wiener Symphoniker

Programme

Ludwig van Beethoven
Symphony No. 8 in F major op. 93
Symphony No. 8 in F major op. 93
1811-1812
27min
1st movement: Allegro vivace e con brio
2nd movement: Allegretto scherzando
3rd movement: Tempo di Menuetto
4th movement: Allegro vivace
-- INTERVAL --
Ludwig van Beethoven
Symphony No. 9 in d minor op. 125
Symphony No. 9 in d minor op. 125
1822-1824
67min
1st movement: Allegro ma non troppo – un poco maestoso
2nd movement: Molto vivace – Presto
3rd movement: Adagio molto e cantabile – Andante moderato
4th movement: Finale. Presto – Allegro assai

More Dates

Monday20.00
Shenzhen Poly Theater
Thursday19.30
Shanghai Oriental Art Center
Friday19.30
Shanghai Oriental Art Center
Saturday19.30
Shanghai Oriental Art Center
Tuesday19.30
Nanjing Poly Theater
Thursday19.30
Beijing, National Centre for Performing Arts
Friday19.30
Beijing, National Centre for Performing Arts

Location

Shanghai Oriental Art Center
No. 425 Ding Xiang Rd., 200135 Shanghai
Shanghai Oriental Art Center

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