Herbert Blomstedt dirigerar orkester. Herbert Blomstedt dirigerar orkester.

Göteborgs Konserthus Beethoven and Blomstedt

Notes of passion with the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra and esteemed conductor Herbert Blomstedt.

Concert length: 1 h 30 min incl. intermission Scene: Stora salen
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Symphonies No. 2 and 7 as you like it. Hear Beethoven interpreted with love and the wisdom of an entire lifetime. The esteemed conductor Herbert Blomstedt takes his place on the podium once again in his 70-year relationship with the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra. 

Herbert Blomstedt is celebrated for his complete recordings of Beethoven’s symphonies. “Precise, powerfully flowing and filled with tension.” The Swedish legend now looks back on a career of over 70 years as conductor of the world’s foremost orchestras. A work that began with the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra already in 1953. 

Hear an entire lifetime of work and passion shaped into music as two stars shine together: Beethoven in the score and Blomstedt on the podium. 


Get to know the music.

Introduction to the concert

Take a seat in the Great Hall one hour before the concert begins and learn more about the music you will soon experience! You will get the stories behind the music, knowledge of the composers and own reflections about the classical pieces. The introduction last for about 30 minutes, it is free and free seating in the hall. Welcome! 


Beethoven Symphony No 2 33 min

Intermission 25 min

Wednesday 9 April 2025: The event ends at approx. 21.00
Thursday 10 April 2025: The event ends at approx. 21.00


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