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Beethoven’s Ninth

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Thursday • November 9, 2017 • 7:30 pm
Woolsey Hall 500 College St
New Haven, CT 06511 United States

“Let us sing more cheerful songs, more songs full of joy!” – From Symphony No. 9

The NHSO joins forces with the Yale Glee Club for Beethoven’s exuberant and masterful Symphony No. 9, known best for its timeless “Ode to Joy” melody, plus Brahms’s hauntingly beautiful Schicksalslied – Song of Destiny. Metropolitan Opera favorite Jennifer Johnson Cano makes her NHSO debut with Brahms’s Alto Rhapsody.

Beethoven Symphony No. 9
Brahms Schicksalslied – Song of Destiny
Brahms Alto Rhapsody

William Boughton, conductor
Jeffrey Douma, conductor
Yale Glee Club
Gabriella Reyes de Ramirez, soprano
Jennifer Johnson Cano, mezzo soprano
Jason Wickson, tenor
Barrington Lee, baritone

Tickets: $15-$74; KidTix Free with Adult; College Students $10

Tickets for this performance will be available for purchase beginning at 6:30pm at Woolsey Hall. Online and phone sales for this performance are no longer available as the NHSO Box Office transitions to the hall for tonight’s concert. 

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