Orchestral Music

North Carolina Symphony: Beethoven's 9th

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( Sun., Sep. 22, 2013 )

Performed by Grant Llewellyn, music director; North Carolina Master Chorale; Barbara Shirvis, soprano; Paula Murrigy, mezzo-soprano; Benjamin Butterfield, tenor; Kevin Deas, bass

Memorial Hall, 208 East Cameron Avenue, Chapel Hill, NC 27514


The opening concert of the 2013/14 season is a celebration of Grant Llewellyn’s 10th anniversary with the North Carolina Symphony, as well as a tribute to the beloved late North Carolina composer Robert Ward, plus a performance of Beethoven’s masterpiece:

Ward: City of Oaks
Ward: Sweet Freedom's Song
             III.  “Come Ye Thankful People, Come”
             VII. “Sweet Freedom’s Song”
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125


Related Event:  Pre-concert talk next door in Gerrard Hall with Letitia Glozer, UNC Chapel Hill, at 6:40 PM.

The Symphony provides a free shuttle service to and from two locations:
• University Mall between Dillards and Wells Fargo bank
• Southern Villages near the Village Green Stage on Aberdeen Drive
The shuttle service begins promptly at 6:10pm.



More information

(919)733-2750; tickets@ncsymphony.org


Chapel Hill Series


  • Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 7:30 PM