Classical music

Philharmonia Orchestra - Dohnányi: Beethoven 5

Part of Classical Season 2017/18

Maestro Christoph von Dohnányi returns to the Philharmonia alongside violinist Arabella Steinbacher for Mozart’s Violin Concerto No.5 (Turkish).

The iconic first four notes of Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony have become the most memorable moment in all classical music. The infectious rhythm these notes create resonates throughout symphony as the music makes its triumphant journey from darkness into light.

Mozart’s `Turkish’ Violin Concerto No.5, with its thrilling final movement, is performed by stellar violinist Arabella Steinbacher.


Philharmonia Orchestra
Christoph von Dohnanyi conductor
Arabella Steinbacher violin


Haydn: Symphony No.12
Mozart: Violin Concerto No.5 in A, K.219
Beethoven: Symphony No.5

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Royal Festival Hall


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Book multiple Philharmonia Orchestra events in the same transaction and receive a discount.

3 – 5 events (10% discount)
6 – 8 events (15% discount)
9 – 11 events (20% discount)
12 – 14 events (25% discount)
15 or more events (30% discount)

These discounts are not available on Premium seats or for the following concerts: Christmas Classics (10 Dec 2017) and December Carols at Christmas (14 Dec 2017).