February 24, 25 (m) & 26 | Widely considered Sibelius’ finest symphony, this stunning music showcases the composer’s affinity for nature, particularly the famous horn theme inspired by a flock of flying swans.
Program update: Due to illness, Francesco Piemontesi has had to withdraw from these performances. We wish him a speedy recovery, and welcome Barry Douglas to the Oregon Symphony to perform Beethoven’s Third Piano Concerto.
Norman Huynh, conductor
Barry Douglas, piano
Barber: Essay No. 2
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 3
Sibelius: Symphony No. 5