It's big music from Houston! These back-to-back symphonies are the conclusion to the orchestra's three-season Beethoven symphony cycle.
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 6
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 7
BRAHMS: Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
Alan C. of Grand Rapids, MI, won this week's Encore Contest by correctly identifying Antonin Dvorak's Slavonic Dance in G minor, Op. 46, No. 8.