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Beethoven’s “Pastoral” Symphony  2024-2025

Beethoven’s “Pastoral” Symphony draws on the composer’s poetic flair to depict Nature. OSM Principal Clarinet Todd Cope takes the spotlight in Mozart’s Concerto.


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Mozart had a special fondness for the clarinet and composed a stunning concerto for the instrument, which will highlight all the finesse of OSM Principal Clarinet Todd Cope. In this work, the composer deftly harnessed the instrument’s agile and lyrical qualities, notably in the exquisitely understated Adagio. Beethoven’s “Pastoral” Symphony, which draws on the composer’s poetic flair to depict Nature, needs no further introduction.


Orchestre symphonique de Montréal

Elena Schwarz, conductor

Todd Cope, clarinet


Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Clarinet Concerto in A major, K. 622 (25 min.)

Ludwig van Beethoven, Symphony no. 6 in F major, op. 68, ‘‘Pastoral’’ (39 min.)

Concert without intermission

Total duration65minutes