On May 12 & 13th, COSA will feature its first concerto for piano and orchestra in a concert, Myths Abound. Winner of the 1987 Naumburg International Piano Competition, acclaimed Beethoven interpreter, and beloved professor, Anton Nel, will perform Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 4, which was influenced by the myth of Orpheus and Eurydice. Other works include Christoph Wilibald Gluck’s “Dance of the Furies” and rarely heard Chaconne from the opera Orfeo ed Euridice. The final work will be Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Symphony No. 41 “Jupiter.” - Photo Credit: Orpheus and Eurydice by Sir Edward John Poynter (1862)
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