Gulf Coast Chamber Orchestra: Opening Night

Gulf Coast Chamber Orchestra: Opening Night

A new season begins with conductor Andrew M. Kurtz and the Gulf Coast Chamber Orchestra performs one of Beethoven’s most celebrated works, the Eroica Symphony, a large-scale composition that marked the beginning of the composer’s innovative “middle period”.

About the Composer

Ludwig Van Beethoven

Ludwig van Beethoven is one of the most widely recognized and admired composers in the history of Western music, and served as an important bridge between the Classical and Baroque era styles he admired and the Romantic style his music would come to personify. Beethoven was born in 1770 into a modest family in the small German provincial town of Bonn, where he would study composition and play the piano and viola until moving to Vienna in his early 20’s where he would live the rest of his life.

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Conductor

Andrew M. Kurtz

Andrew M. Kurtz

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