The Minnesota Beethoven Festival in Winona began last week with concerts by the Empire Brass and guitarist Sharon Isbin, and concludes on the 23rd with the Russian National Orchestra. Each weekday at 10 a.m., we'll hear from an outstanding musician or ensemble who will make appearances at the festival, performing works by the festival's namesake.
MondayLudwig van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 6
Shanghai Quartet (performing Monday, July 8)
TuesdayLudwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 15 "Pastoral"
Garrick Ohlsson, piano (performing Tuesday, July 16)
WednesdayLudwig van Beethoven: Creatures of Prometheus Suite
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra (performing Wednesday, July 10)
ThursdayLudwig van Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 28
Misha Dichter, piano (performing Saturday, July 13)
FridayLudwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 "Pastoral"
Russian National Orchestra (performing Tuesday, July 23)