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Beethoven @ 250

with us on his birthday!

Midday Concert
Wednesday, December 16, 2020

The Lawton Philharmonic Orchestra celebrates
Beethoven @ 250
Featuring archival recordings of live performances from McMahon Auditorium
Hosted by Maestro Jon Kalbfleisch

BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 5 in Eb, “Emperor”
Louise D. McMahon International Music Competition-winner Richard Dowling, pianist

BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9, “Ode to Joy”
Featuring the Lawton Philharmonic Chorus, soloists and orchestra

Lawton Philharmonic Principals
Jon Kalbfleisch, piano

Saturday, February 6th, 2021

Hear the principals of the orchestra in a program of surprisingand delightful music for smaller ensembles and piano,wincluding works by Mozart, Poulenc and more.This concert will be performed with no intermission

Hyunsoon Whang plays Beethoven

Saturday, April 24th, 2021

Lawton’s own Hyunsoon Whang plays Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 3 to conclude the season with a celebration of Beethoven@250.The season finale opens with Beethoven’s Egmont Overture, and concludes with the sunny Symphony No. 8