Beethoven's 9th Symphony with Choreography “Unstruck Sound”
Mar 21, 2020 - Mar 22, 2020
Kim Robards Dance, Aurora Symphony Orchestra and Alpine Chorale collaborate to present a fully choreographed performance of Beethoven’s 9th Symphony in celebration of Ludwig van Beethoven’s 250th birthday.
“An Ode to Joy” is an unparalleled collaborative performance celebrating Ludwig van Beethoven’s 250th birthday, bringing together Kim Robards Dance, Aurora Symphony Orchestra, and the Alpine Chorale. Presented will be Kim Robards’ most ambitious undertaking, signature piece “Unstruck Sound,” created to the full score of Beethoven’s masterpiece, the towering Symphony No. 9. The Aurora Symphony Orchestra, led by maestro Dr. Norman Gamboa, will be joined in the final movement, Ode to Joy, by the Alpine Chorale and Artistic Director Dr. David Farwig, along with featured soloists Margaret Ozaki, Soprano; Clea Huston, Mezzo-soprano; Charles Moore, Tenor; and Malcolm Ulbrick, Baritone.