Date(s) - 10/07/2023
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join Dementia Together, care partners, and those living with dementia for another season of B-Sharp, Fort Collins Symphony concerts. Friends of the Symphony have generously underwritten tickets for Dementia Together participants to experience the symphony. We will have a reception beforehand where you can grab your tickets, a snack, and a time to socialize with others in the Founder’s Room starting at 6:00 pm but you do not have to come that early. We will be in the room until 7:00/7:15 and the concert starts at 7:30pm.
Registration is required to ensure you receive a ticket.
Concert 1: Brillian Beethoven
“Celebrate 100 years of exceptional music in Fort Collins with Beethoven’s brilliant Symphony No. 9, “Ode to Joy.”
Ludwig van Beethoven – Symphony No. 9, “Ode to Joy,” with the Larimer Chorale
Vince Oliver – Las Vistas Doradas (Colorado Premiere)
William Grant Still – Miniature Overture
Ottorino Respighi – Ancient Airs & Dances No. 2
Our centennial season opens with Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9, “Ode to Joy,” one of the most uplifting and inspiring works ever written. The Larimer Chorale will join us to sing this beloved masterpiece, which celebrates the human spirit and the power of music to unite us all.
The concert also features William Grant Still’s Miniature Overture and Ottorino Respighi’s Ancient Airs & Dances No. 2, two works that evoke the beauty and mystery of the past. Together, these pieces provide a perfect introduction to Beethoven’s masterpiece, celebrating the best of what it means to be human.
Don’t miss this chance to experience the brilliance of Beethoven with your Fort Collins Symphony.”
*Description and photo from Fort Collins Symphony