SPRING 2020 LECTURE SERIES

HEARING BEETHOVEN TODAY 

 

2020 marks the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s birth. Join Richard Giarusso, professor of musicology at The Peabody Institute, as he explores the qualities of Beethoven’s music that have fascinated countless people for the past two centuries. Why do audiences  flock to hear his music over and over? How was Beethoven’s work received in his own day, and how did his music and career help  to shape today’s concert culture? How have performers from Beethoven’s time to our own interpreted his music? Join us to enrich your own understanding what makes Beethoven “Beethoven.”

Tuesday, April 21, 2020, 5:30pm
Tuesday, April 28, 2020, 5:30pm
Tuesday, May 5, 2020, 5:30pm

FREE General Seating Suggested Donation: $10

RESERVATIONS REQUIRED: 410.516.7164

Shriver Hall’s Clipper Room  on The Johns Hopkins University  Homewood Campus