Janna Hymes, Conductor
Anderson University Choirs, led by Dr. Richard Sowers
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9, Op. 125 in D minor
Dr. Richard Sowers and the Anderson University Choirs
Soloists: Colleen Daly, Ann McMahon Quintero, Matthew Vickers, Branch Fields
Embark on An Austrian Odyssey, a lush and expansive musical journey into one of the great masterpieces of the classical genre, Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125. Beethoven’s final symphony is instantly recognizable by audiences, full of expressive beauty and culminating in a joyous chorus of Friedrich Schiller’s poem, “Ode to Joy.” Joining Maestro Janna Hymes and the musicians of the Carmel Symphony Orchestra are the Anderson University Choirs, led by Dr. Richard Sowers and guest soloists Colleen Daly, Ann McMahon Quintero, Matthew Vickers, and Branch Fields.
Join us for our free pre-concert talk, Meet the Music, at 6:30 p.m. to learn more about the concert you are about to experience from Music Director Janna Hymes, who often invites musicians or surprise guests for the occasion!
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