Whether you’re looking for a beautifully unique classical music performance or a romantic candlelit experience, this performance is one for the books. Los Angeles’ popular Candlelight series is celebrating 250 Years of Beethoven at the First Presbyterian Church of Hollywood and you’re not going to want to miss it!
Whether you’re a longtime fan or just stepping foot into the realm of classical music, you won’t need to know ‘all things Beethoven’ to enjoy the show! You’re only task for the evening is to sit back and savor the stunning atmosphere and remarkable pieces played by a live orchestra. And who knows, you’ll probably recognize more of his pieces than you’d realize — he’s musical presence has been featured in millions of films and television shows!
Did you know that the legendary composer began going deaf around the turn of the 19th century? Though you would think this would hold someone in the music industry back, Beethoven’s impending deafness lead him to create some of the most iconic music in the world. The Candlelight series is celebrating the legacy of Beethoven’s works and its impact on music/culture by hosting special programming all year long in honor of 250 years of his work. Catch some of his most famous pieces like Symphony No. 5, Fur Elise, and Symphony No. 9!
Prepare to be taken away with some of Beethoven’s most treasured masterpieces in a magical atmosphere as you’ve never experienced before.
Buy your tickets and Celebrate 250 of Beethoven, here!
Also published on Medium.