Conductor Bernhard Gueller, renowned pianist Stephen Hough and the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra come together for the Beethoven Celebrity Gala at the Cape Town City Hall this December.
Stephen Hough has been described as a pedagogue, poet and above all, a compelling pianist. His performance has been called “the most perfect piano playing conceivable”, a “virtuoso who begins where others leave off” and he is coming to Cape Town to play Beethoven`s Fourth Piano Concerto.
Bernhard Gueller, the Principal Conductor of the CPO and Conductor Laureate of Symphony Nova Scotia in Halifax is on the podium for the CPO`s celebrity guest gala concert. Gueller, who was music director of SNS for 16 years, is bringing his experience, expertise and consummate musicianship to lead the orchestra in this all-Beethoven programme that includes Leonore Overture No. 3, Piano Concerto No.4 and Symphony No.7.
Venue: Cape Town City Hall, Darling St, CBD, Cape Town
Time: 8pm to 10pm
Cost: R200 – R500
Tel: 021 444 7797