September 28, 2019Saturday | 7:30 pm | Sarasota Opera House
September 29, 2019Sunday | 2:30 pm | Sarasota Opera House

Tickets from $27 | Opera House Seat Layout


ROSSINI    Overture to L’Italiana in Algeri

BEETHOVEN    Piano Concerto No. 3

BEETHOVEN    Symphony No. 5

Meet the

Marcelo Lehninger

Music Director Grand Rapids Symphony Read Bio

Meet Marcelo at these Special Events
Conductor Dinner on Sep 27
Classical Conversations on Sep 26

He feels the music, he can make it come alive again, make you feel touched by it.

Lukas Foss, composer, conductor, pianist
Sarasota Orchestra starts the Beethoven anniversary celebration early with his Symphony No. 5. Don’t miss this iconic symphony that epitomizes Beethoven’s powerful musical style. Rossini’s delightful overture and a thrilling Beethoven piano concerto make this a not to be missed first orchestral concert of the season.


71st Season Title Sponsors

Charles O. Wood, III and Miriam M. Wood Foundation

The Charles O. Wood, III and Miriam M. Wood Foundation expresses appreciation to the Sarasota Orchestra for its enriching contribution to the cultural life of Sarasota and its neighboring communities.

Beethoven Symphony No. 5 Sponsor

Cynthia Guiles in memory of Jeremy Guiles

Presenting Sponsors

Audrey Robbins and Harry Leopold
Maxine and Elliott Schiffman
Susan and Zuheir Sofia

Co-Producing Sponsor

Edward Alley in honor and loving memory of June LeBell Alley

Saturday Corporate Sponsor

Anne Folsom Smith Interior Design

Sunday Corporate Sponsor

Hyatt Regency Sarasota

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