Ludwig and The Hammerklavier

1818! Join the cranky-but-friendly, idealistic-but- ... tired? ... Beethoven in his flat for drinks, a chat, and some piano. In a “raptus,” he takes measure of his life by scribbling measures for a new sonata, the Hammerklavier—a work (celebrating its bicentennial) that pulls him from a rut and heralds his “Late Period” (and his final years...).

Category: Mainstage

Price: $15 + a one-time $7 Membership to the Festival. Some performances are half price, please refer to the Program Guide on


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