Performance Today®

with host Fred Child

: A symphony of glorious contradictions

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The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at the University of Maryland University of Maryland

Beethoven's Symphony No. 4: It's delicate, but with an undercurrent of aggression. It looks back to the familiar, yet it's the very definition of avant garde. A symphony of glorious contradictions, from a concert just outside Washington D.C., on Thursday's Performance Today.