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Beethoven's Fifth

Music Director Carl St.Clair conducts Beethoven's Fifth

September 14 — September 16, 8:00 p.m.Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall

Carl St.Clair, conductor
Greer Grimsley, bass-baritone (Wotan)
Pacific Symphony


BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 5
STRAUSS: Don Juan
WAGNER: Selections from Die Walküre

What better way to kick off Pacific Symphony’s 39th season than by performing the most famous four notes in music history? Here’s what The Orange County Register had to say the last time this titanic symphony was programmed: “The Pacific Symphony dug in as requested, catching her fire. The strings played like linebackers and angels. The woodwinds shone brightly and warmly. Enthusiasm never lagged.”