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Sunday, October 14, 2012 | Start Time: 03:00 PM

Music Center At Strathmore | North Bethesda, Md








Beethoven: The Power of Three

Irli Shaham, Piano
Piotr Gajewski, conductor

Hailed by critics on four continents,
pianist Orli Shaham kicks off the
National Philharmonic’s 2012-2013
season with Beethoven’s sublime
Piano Concerto No. 3. The heroic
Symphony No. 3 (“Eroica”)—originally
dedicated to Napoleon—marked the
arrival of Beethoven’s middle period,
featuring powerful large-scale works.

Beethoven Leonore Overture No. 3
Piano Concerto No. 3
Symphony No. 3 “Eroica”