Beethoven & Pine Preview
Beethoven & Pine
Saturday, January 15, 2011, 8 p.m.
Lincoln-Way North Performing Arts Center
19900 S. Harlem Ave, Frankfort IL
Sunday, January 16, 2011, 3 p.m.
Trinity Christian College
6601 W. College Dr.
Palos Heights, IL
Alexander Platt, Guest Conductor
Rachel Barton Pine, Violin
Beethoven Egmont Overture
Symphony No. 4 in B-flat major
Take a musical journey back to New Year's Eve 1909. Gustav Mahler conducted the New York Philharmonic and Maud Powell, America's first violinist to gain international fame, in a ground breaking all-Beethoven program. 101 years later, the IPO, together with critically acclaimed violin virtuosa Rachel Barton Pine and guest conductor Alexander Platt, will recreate this legendary program. Rachel Barton Pine, a devoted champion of Maud Powell's achievements, has been described by the Washington Post as "An exciting, boundary-defying performer - Pine displays a power and confidence that pu