Claude Debussy: Khamma
Camille Saint-Saëns: Piano Concerto No. 5, Egyptian
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 5
With its famous opening gesture and uplifting emotional message, Beethoven's Fifth is the archetypal example of the form. Also featured on the program are two works inspired by Egypt.
Grant Park Orchestra
Jun Märkl, Guest Conductor
Pascal Rogé, Piano