Beethoven’s 5th symphony is one of the most famous motifs in the world….but have you ever asked yourself why?
Many of you will have heard the name Beethoven before and many of you will have heard he is a legend. But the question is why?
Next week Alexander Shelley returns to Brazil to perform two concerts with the São Paulo Symphony Orchestra – one as part of the orchestra’s main series, the second at the Campos do Jordão International Winter Festival.
Alexander Shelley makes his debut next week at the Aspen Music Festival in Colorado.
Alexander Shelley returns to Copenhagen next week, where he has previously performed runs of Gounod’s Romeo & Juliet, Lehar’s Merry Widow, and numerous concert programmes.
Today the National Arts Centre named Christopher Deacon as the new President and CEO. The former Managing Director of the NAC’s orchestra, and the person instrumental to hiring Alexander Shelley into his role as Music Director, replaces Peter Herrndorf. Montreal-born Deacon, 59, has managed the orchestra for the past 22 years.