Heroic Music from the Binghamton Philharmonic Orchestra
| February 12, 2020
Daniel Hege (Photo by Alice G. Patterson)
Binghamton Philharmonic Orchestra continues its journey through Ludwig van Beethoven’s symphonies with the Symphony No.3 in E-flat, the “Eroica”. Music Director Daniel Hege talks about the journey this symphony takes the listener on, and about the other two works on the program, the overture to Gioachino Rossini’s The Italian Girl in Algiers and Joan Tower’s Made in America.
Photo credit: Binghamton Philharmonic Orchestra
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