Oberlin College and Conservatory

Fridays at Finney: Oberlin Orchestra

Friday, December 10, 2021 at 7:30pm

Finney Chapel
90 North Professor Street, Oberlin, OH 44074

Watch the webcast  – streamed live at concert time.

This week's edition of "Fridays at Finney" presents the Oberlin Orchestra in an all-Beethoven program with guest conductor Robert Spano '84, six-time Grammy-winning music director of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, music director of the Aspen Music Festival and School, and music director designate of the Fort Worth Symphony.

The concert features Oberlin Conservatory Professor of Piano Peter Takács, a world-renowned expert in the piano music of Beethoven, as soloist in the composer's third piano concerto.


Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 37    Ludwig van Beethoven 
     Allegro con brio

          Peter Takács, piano

Symphony No. 3 in E-flat Major, Op. 55, "Eroica"     Beethoven
     Allegro con brio
     Marcia funebre: Adagio assai
     Scherzo: Allegro vivace
     Finale: Allegro molto

About the featured artists:
Robert Spano
Peter Takács


View the December 10 program


Oberlin recommends attendance for vaccinated people. Everyone is required to wear a mask indoors at all times. Anyone with symptoms should refrain from attending campus events. Oberlin policies are subject to change based on evolving public health recommendations.

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Arts, Music, Performing Arts


Academic, Administrative, Conducting and Ensembles, Piano, Concert Production, Conservatory of Music




Free admission

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Side-by-side portraits of Peter Takacs and Robert Spano

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