Masterworks 5

As part of MASTERWORKS 5, the Asheville Symphony presents ‘Under the Influence’ featuring the music of Miranda, Mozart, Brahms featuring pianist Sara Daneshpour.

The concert will take place at 8 p.m. on Saturday, March 21 in the Thomas Wolfe Auditorium inside Harrahs Cherokee Center — Asheville.

This will be the first concert in ASO’s Beethoven celebration and features composers who inspired and were inspired by Beethoven. Brazilian composer Ronaldo Miranda’s Temporal Variations reimagines Beethoven’s motives in a 21st century setting.

Mozart’s D-minor piano concerto foreshadows the stormy nature of his successor in the genre. Brahms’ First Symphony answers the question of what the symphony could say after Beethoven — in fact, it was dubbed Beethoven’s Tenth Symphony after its premiere.

The Program includes:

  • Miranda: Temporal Variations
  • Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20
  • Brahms: Symphony No. 1

Tickets start at $25. Purchase them online https://ashevillesymphony.org/tickets/.

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