Emanuel Ax’s “Emperor Concerto”

Grade 9 – 12, University

video: Alexander Shelley and Emanuel Ax's
Alexander Shelley and Emanuel Ax's "Emperor Concerto"
video: Emanuel Ax and Beethoven
Emanuel Ax and Beethoven
Emanuel Ax © Lisa Marie Mazzucco

Approx. 1 hour  and  45 minutes

  • Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 5, "Emperor"
  • Strauss Ein Heldenleben (A Hero's Life)

9:30 am | Pre-rehearsal introduction
10:00 am | Rehearsal begins

Note: Please be prepared to remain in Southam Hall until 11:15 am.

*Students might hear only one or two of the pieces listed on the program. Pre-rehearsal introductions and student open rehearsals are subject to change or cancellation at any time.

"Ax can sometimes seem like a superstar hiding in plain sight. He doesn't wear flashy clothes. He doesn't throw his arms or head around for dramatic effect. He simply lets his outstanding performances speak for themselves."

- Masslive.com, Aug 2017

Sorry, there are no upcoming performances.