Beethoven Celebration: Ode to Joy

Find yourself renewed by music that fills your senses and embodies energy, power, and joy.


  • Beethoven: Overture to The Creatures of Prometheus
  • Schmitt: La Tragédie de Salomé
  • Beethoven: Symphony No. 9, Ode to Joy
  • Soloist — DSSO Chorus
  • Soloist — Richard Robbins, Chorus Master
  • Soloist — Sarah Lawrence, soprano
  • Soloist — Christina Christensen, mezzo soprano
  • Soloist — Daniel Montenegro, tenor
  • Soloist — Cory Renbarger, baritone

Program Notes

Be a part of an international celebration of Beethoven’s 250th birthday! Get a burst of energy with Beethoven’s short and fiery Prometheus. Then, discover something new in a DSSO premiere of Florent Schmitt’s masterwork The Tragedy of Salome, a work full of beauty and pwoer that has been unjustly forgotten. The evening ends with Beethoven’s iconic Symphony No. 9, Ode to Joy – music that is sure to give you goosebumps.

Take a Listen


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  • Single tickets go on sale Aug 10, 2020 at 10 am. Tickets are available online through; over-the-phone or in-person at the DSSO Box Office 218-623-3776; or in-person at the DECC Ticket Office.
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Saturday, May 8, 2021 • 7:00 PM
Duluth, MN, United States
DECC Symphony Hall
$10-$58: Single Tickets On Sale Aug 10 at 10 am

Venue Details

350 Harbor Drive
Duluth, MN 55802
United States