Beethoven's Birthday Celebration

Annual Beethoven Birthday Party and Open House

Every December, on a Saturday afternoon in the middle of the month, the Center celebrates Beethoven's birthday with an open house, refreshments, and a short concert or lecture. We welcome Beethoven enthusiasts of all ages to join us!

December 19, 2015
Open house: 1:00-5:00 p.m.
FREE

2:00-3:00 p.m.: Beethoven recital by Amelia Archer, flute; David Sogg, bassoon; and Richard Sogg, piano

Variations on Folksongs for piano and violin or flute ad libitum  (1818-1819)

Op. 105, No. 2. Variations on a Welsh folksong ("Von edlem Geschlecht war Shinkin")
Op. 107, No. 3. Variations on an Ukrainian folksong
Op. 107, No. 6. Variations on a Welsh folksong ("Peggy's Daughter")
Op. 107, No. 7. Variations on a Russian folkson ("Schöne Minka")
Op. 107, No. 10. Variations on a Scottish folksong ("The highland watch")

Trio for piano, flute, and bassoon, WoO 37 (1786)

FREE. For more information, call 408-808-2058