CSO Masterworks: Beethovan Piano Concerto No. 2
Kayoko Dan, conductor
Gloria Chien, piano
JELENA DABIC – Beethaphase
BEETHOVEN – Piano Concerto No. 2
WEBER – Overture to Der FreischuÌˆtz
HINDEMITH – Symphonic Metamorphosis of Themes by Carl Maria von Weber
Considered one of Beethoven’s more “classical” compositions, his Piano Concerto No. 2 is known for its graceful charm and elegance, that Beethoven is known and admired for. This piece features pianist Gloria Chien who has been heralded by The Boston Globe as “one who excels at everything” as she brings one of Beethoven’s most iconic works for piano to life.