2020 Cliburn Festival: Beethoven at 250–Homage

Feb. 29
7:30 pm

The Cliburn joins a worldwide celebration of the 250th birthday of one of the world’s greatest composers: Beethoven. He is revered as a musical revolutionary—having propelled music and its capabilities into the modern era—but also beloved for his profound connection to the joys, griefs, and hopefulness of humanity.
Kenny Broberg, Sean Chen, Filippo Gorini, piano
Verona Quartet
David Grogan, baritone
PROGRAM
Variations on “La ci darem la mano” from Don Giovanni, WoO 28
Twelve Variations on “Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen” from Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte, op. 66
String Quartet No. 1 in F Major, op. 18, no. 1
Selected Goethe songs
Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, op. 125, (IV) (“Ode to Joy”) (arr. Liszt/Chen)

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
3200 Darnell Street,
Fort Worth