Episode No. 64. Carl St. Clair and Beethoven’s 9th

Episode No. 64. Carl St. Clair and Beethoven’s 9th

Maestro Carl St. Clair of the Pacific Symphony and All Things Beethoven!

Get ready for a spectacular concert with Maestro St. Clair, The Pacific Symphony and The Pacific Chorale in the sonic splendor of the newly renovated Christ Cathedral. This will be the first of many for this new partnership between Carl St Clair and Christ Cathedral. As well approach the 250th Anniversary of the first of the genius, Ludwig von Beethoven, there will be many concerts honoring this great composer. The pacific Symphony is performing Symphony 7 and 8, all of the Piano Concerti, and even an Overture….BUT Carl saved the Beethoven’s 9th Symphony (Choral) for the opening of Christ Cathedral. Don’t miss this concert, Thursday, August 1, 2019 at 7:30 PM.

All of the music on Today’s show is from the 9th Symphony of Beethoven, recorded by Carl St. Clair conducting the Pacific Symphony and the Pacific Chorale.

Movement I. Allegro ma non troppo; un poco maestoso Beginning – m. 35. m. 74 – m. 107
Movement II. Molto vivace Beginning – Letter B (m. 77). m. 396 – m. 491 (First Ending)
Movement III. Andanto molto e cantabile Beginning – m. 18. Upbeat to m. 25 (3/4 Andante moderato) – m. 42 (fermata)
Movement IV Finale m. 92 ( Allegro assai) – m. 115. m. 216 – m. 236 (Baritone Entrance). m. 541 – m. 594 (Chorus). m. 851 – End