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  • Beethoven Symphonies 2 & 4

Hear all nine symphonies in one weekend, introduced by Beethoven specialist and broadcaster John Suchet and performed by brilliant orchestras from across the UK.

There'll be a 21st-century take on the composer when s t a r g a z e present Beethoven NEIN! with Matthew Herbert; specially introduced sessions of Beethoven's piano and instrumental music; talks, films and Level G events; plus the chance to hear Beethoven's own violin and take a look at one of his ear trumpets in a Beethoven exhibition.

Hear from the following orchestras across the weekend:

Kirill Karabits – Conductor
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Vasily Petrenko – Conductor
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Lars Vogt – Conductor
Royal Northern Sinfonia
Sir Mark Elder – Conductor
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