Masterworks V

Beethoven & Haydn

April 5, 2020 at 3pm
Collins Center for the Arts
Lucas Richman, conductor
Roberto Plano, piano
Jamilyn Manning-White, soprano
Kate Maroney, mezzo-soprano
Jesse Wakeman, tenor
Aaron Engebreth, baritone
UMaine Singers & Oratorio Society

We celebrate Beethoven’s 250th birthday with his Piano Concerto No. 4 and bring to life a groundbreaking mass by Haydn.

What’s Interesting About This Concert

  • It’s an embarrassment of riches: Beethoven, Haydn, two choirs, five soloists
  • Italian pianist Roberto Plano has been hailed for his “sparkling clarity”, a perfect fit for Beethoven
  • Haydn’s Mass In Time of War is known for its dramatic use of timpani

The Program

  • Ludwig van Beethoven | Piano Concerto No. 4, Roberto Plano, piano
  • Franz Josef Haydn | Mass In Time of War, Hob. XXII:9

Concert Length: Approx. 1 hour, 50 minutes, including intermission