An Evening with Emanuel Ax

Event Details:

Location: Paramount Theatre

Date: Friday, February 8, 2019

Time: 8 pm

Program:

Ludwig van Beethoven
Overture to Egmont, Op. 84

Ludwig van Beethoven
Piano Concerto No. 1 in C major, Op. 15

Emanuel Ax, piano

INTERMISSION

Ludwig van Beethoven
Coriolanus Overture, Op. 62

Ludwig van Beethoven
Prisoners’ Chorus from Act I of Fidelio

David Chavez, tenor
William Lawley, baritone

Oakland Symphony Chorus
Oakland Gay Men’s Chorus

Ludwig van Beethoven
Choral Fantasy in C major, Op. 80

Emanuel Ax, piano

Katherine Crabill, soprano
Karen Notovitz, soprano
William Sauerland, alto
David Chavez, tenor
Lorenzo Ramsey, tenor
William Lawley, baritone

Oakland Symphony Chorus 
Oakland Gay Men’s Chorus 
MUSE VIVO Orchestra

Don’t see the seats you want? VIP seats are still available! Contact the box office for booking.

Michael Morgan

Music Director & Conductor

Emanuel Ax

piano

Lynne Morrow

Chorus Director

Katherine Crabill

soprano

Karen Notovitz

soprano

William Sauerland

conductor

David Chavez

tenor

Lorenzo Ramsey

tenor

William Lawley

baritone

Oakland Gay Men’s Chorus

MUSE VIVO Orchestra

The Washington Post describes the artistry of Emanuel Ax as “thoughtful, lyrical, lustrous…”   Emanuel Ax joins Michael Morgan and the Oakland Symphony – an all-Beethoven program.   The youthful First Piano Concerto, and the joyous Choral Fantasy.   A one-night-only event at the Paramount Theatre.  Order early for the best seats!

A Conversation with Emanuel Ax and Michael Morgan
(Tue, Feb 5, 6:30 PM, Piedmont Piano)
Piano Master Class with Emanuel Ax and Michael Morgan
(Fri, Feb 8, 1:30-3:30 PM, Piedmont Piano)
Price Level A $98
Price Level B $75
Price Level C $60
Price Level D $45
Price Level E $25