The Redlands Bowl's 2018 season finale features the acclaimed Rufus Choi playing Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 2 and Beethoven's incomparable Symphony No. 5. In a grand tradition of the Redlands Bowl, the evening will close with a brilliant burst of fireworks.
solo piano, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, timpani, bass drum, percussion, violins, violas, cellos, basses
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Ludwig van Beethoven
piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, 2 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, timpani, strings
The fifth symphony is remarkable in that the compelling energy of the entire first movement is derived from only a short opening motive of four notes. Literally every element is derived from this motive. Even the “contrasting” second subject is built upon the melodic outlines of the first bars and is accompanied by the motive itself.Read More