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Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts will be rededicated as Marian Anderson Hall, home of The Philadelphia Orchestra

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Ax Plays Beethoven


May 25, 2022, 8:00 PM ET –
June 1, 2022, 11:00 PM ET


Please note: Digital Stage concerts begin with a 

performance premiere, followed by on-demand 

access for one week.

Performance Details

Nathalie Stutzmann Conductor  
Emanuel Ax Piano 
Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4 
Brahms Symphony No. 4 

Legendary pianist and longtime Orchestra friend Emanuel Ax returns to the Verizon Hall stage to perform Beethoven’s intimate Piano Concerto No. 4. Principal Guest Conductor Nathalie Stutzmann concludes the program with Brahms’s hauntingly beautiful Fourth Symphony.


Please note: This program previously included Beethoven's Missa solemnis

Digital Stage



Lead support for the Digital Stage is provided by:

Claudia and Richard Balderston
Elaine W. Camarda and A. Morris Williams, Jr.
The CHG Charitable Trust
Edith R. Dixon
Innisfree Foundation
Gretchen and M. Roy Jackson
Dr. Richard M. Klein
Neal W. Krouse
John H. McFadden and Lisa D. Kabnick
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Leslie A. Miller and Richard B. Worley
Ralph and Beth Muller
Neubauer Family Foundation
William Penn Foundation
The Pew Center for Arts and Heritage
Peter and Mari Shaw
Dr. and Mrs. Joseph B. Townsend
Waterman Trust
Constance and Sankey Williams
Wyncote Foundation


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