Gil Shaham and The Knights Play Beethoven
About this event
Grammy Award-winning violinist Gil Shaham joins friends and frequent collaborators from The Knights, the dynamic Brooklyn-based orchestral collective that is reimagining classical music in thrilling new ways. The performance features The Knights’ newly-conceived arrangement of Beethoven’s Violin Concerto, a work that has captivated Shaham since he was a child and which he has performed with the world’s greatest orchestras.
This event is presented as part of the Performance Reimagined series from GBH Music and IDAGIO.
Generously sponsored by Cynthia and Oliver Curme.
This stream is available to watch for three weeks.
1. Concert – approx. 60 min programme
1. Beethoven arr. Hummel: Overture to “The Creatures of Prometheus”
2. Beethoven arr. The Knights: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 61
Musicians from The Knights:
Alex Sopp, flute
Colin Jacobsen, violin
Caitlin Sullivan, cello
Steven Beck, piano
Ian Sullivan, timpani
The concert was filmed at Fraser Performance Studio at GBH in Boston, Massachusetts, USA.