City Stanzas depicts city street scenes while using either groups of notes or rhythmic figures from Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 1 as inspiration.
The program’s focal piece will be Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 1 with Ms. Beamish’s piece occurring right before it. Ravel’s Le tombeau de Couperin will open the concert.
Visit the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra website for more information on the ticket waiting list as well as the
MinnPost for an in-depth interview with Sally Beamish about the Beethoven/5 project and her latest work.