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SPCO performs Caroline Shaw’s Concerto for Piano
March 15 @ 11:00 am
One event on March 16, 2019 at 8:00pm
Pianist Jonathan Biss returns for the fourth installment of Beethoven/5, a five-year collaboration between Biss and the SPCO to commission five new piano concertos alongside Beethoven’s piano concertos. This year the SPCO welcomes the Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Caroline Shaw, who will be responding to Beethoven’s Third Piano Concerto in her own unique musical language. Frequent SPCO collaborator Mischa Santora conducts the premiere performances of the Shaw, while SPCO musicians lead the Beethoven Concerto, as well as his tragicCoriolan Overture.
Ludwig van Beethoven: Coriolan Overture
Caroline Shaw: Concerto for Piano (Midwest premiere, SPCO co-commission)
Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 3