A Knight to Celebrate: Davis Conducts Beethoven 9

  • Location - Lyric Opera House

Beethoven Symphony No. 9 Featuring the Lyric Opera Orchestra and Chorus

Honoring Sir Andrew Davis

Lyric will celebrate Sir Andrew Davis’s magnificent two-decade tenure as music director with one of his favorite works, never previously performed at Lyric: Beethoven’s enthralling, life-enhancing Symphony No. 9, the “Choral,” music’s most exalted hymn to the human spirit. Sir Andrew will conduct a superb vocal quartet with the wonderful Lyric Opera Orchestra and Chorus. The concert will begin with a new choral work by Sir Andrew’s son, Ed Frazier Davis, himself an impressively gifted composer.

Upcoming Dates
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April 2021



7:00 PM


Join Sir Andrew for dinner following the performance

Please call 312.827.5694 to purchase tickets to this limited-availabilty event. 

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A Knight to Celebrate Sponsor Committee

Allan and Elaine Muchin, Sylvia Neil and Daniel Fischel, Donna Van Eekeren Foundation, Mr. and Mrs. William C. Vance 

(committee in formation)

Photo: Peter Tarasiuk