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COFFEE: BEETHOVEN’S NINTH

Friday, May 10, 2019 @ 11:00 am

10 MAY 2019 at 11AM ::  Conceived on a gigantic scale, Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony expresses the utopia of universal brotherhood and hope. This performance features the opening and closing movements.  The world premiere of a new song cycle with words and music written by Teddy Abrams opens the concert. Soprano Morgan James is featured soloist for the premiere.

TEDDY ABRAMS:  The Song Of The River — World Premiere
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
:  Symphony No. 9  (“Choral”)
I.  Allegro ma non troppo, un poco maestoso
IV. Finale

TEDDY ABRAMS, conductor
KENT HATTEBERG, chorusmaster
MORGAN JAMES, soprano
HAYLEY LIPKE, soprano
LIZ CULPEPPER, mezzo
SPENCER LAWRENCE BOYD, tenor
SONJIN KIM, bass


COFFEE SERIES SPONSORED BY:  HILLIARD LYONS
COMMISSION SPONSORED BY:  HARDSCUFFLE, INC and MS. NANA LAMPTON
Additional support for this performance provided by the LERMAN CHARITABLE FOUNDATION

Details

Date:
Friday, May 10, 2019
Time:
11:00 am
Event Category:

Venue

Kentucky Center
501 W Main St
Louisville, 40202 United States

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Conductor
Teddy Abrams