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THU 16 JUL :: WUOL Broadcast Concert :: Beethoven’s Ninth

Thursday, July 16, 2020 8:00pm

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THU 16 JUL at 8PM :: Enjoy the Louisville Orchestra on the air!

90.5 FM WUOL Classical Louisville presents a broadcast series of past LO performances on Thursdays at 8PM hosted by Daniel Gilliam.

“BEETHOVEN’S NINTH” — This week’s broadcast concert of the Brown-Forman Classics Series was performed on  Saturday, May 11, 2019, at The Kentucky Center, Louisville KY.

Highlights: The final symphony of one of the worlds most beloved composers brings the “Ode to Joy” performed by a grand choir led by University of Louisville’s Kent Hatteberg paired with a world premiere of a song cycle by Teddy Abrams performed by the stunning soprano, Morgan James.

PROGRAM

Teddy ABRAMS:  The Song of the River (World Premiere) • Morgan James, soprano

Ludwig van BEETHOVEN:  Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125, (“Ode To Joy”)

TEDDY ABRAMS, conductor
MORGAN JAMES, soprano
KENT HATTEBERG, chorus master
HAYLEY LIPKE, soprano
LIZ CULPPPER, alto
SPENCER LAWRENCE BOYD, tenor
SONJIN KIM, bass
CHLOE TULA, harp

We are grateful to our partners at Louisville Public Media.

Support for the original performance of this concert:

Supporting Sponsor for this concert is the Lerman Charitable Fund.
The Song of the River is commissioned by Nana Lampton + Hardscuffle, Inc.
Additional support provided by Mrs. Edith S. Bingham, Mr. Neville Blakemore and Mrs. Gray Henry, Joan and Dennis Brennan, Mr. Stephen Campbell, Bert and Jane Emke, Frank and Paula Harshaw, Mr. and Mrs. James E. Haynes, Henry V. Heuser, Jr. and Donald H. Whitfield, Dr. Ted and Sarah Steinbock, Mr. and Mrs. James R. Voyles, Mrs. Jane Feltus Welch, and two anonymous donors.

 

Special thanks for the continued support of:

The Fund For The Arts  |  Humana Foundation  | Brown-Forman Foundation  |   Kentucky Arts Council  |  Baird  |  The National Endowment for the Arts   |  Lee and Rosemary Kirkwood |  Blue Grass MOTORSPORT  |  Harshaw Trane  |  Metro Louisville |  Republic BankUnited Mail

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