Beethoven’s iconic “Eroica” Symphony was first dedicated to Napoleon Bonaparte, but the dedication was later changed “To the Memory of a Great Man,” as Beethoven changed his opinion about the leader. Come one hour prior to the concerts to hear from the artists in “Musically Speaking,” hosted by JoAnn Falletta.
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Asier Polo, cello
FALLA Ritual Fire Dance from El Amor Brujo
RODRIGO Concierto in modo galante
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 3, “Eroica”
These concerts are sponsored by