February 11, 2024

1:00 pm / 3:00 pm

Guest Conductor- William C. White
Guest- Adam Żukiewicz, Piano
Astor Piazzolla, arr. Marturet – Adios Nonino
Ludwig van Beethoven – Symphony No. 4, op. 60, Bb major
Frederic Chopin – 1st Piano Concerto, op. 11 E minor played by Adam Zukiewics

Prepare for a captivating evening of classical mastery as the Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra presents its third classics concert, “Beethoven und Freunde,” under the baton of guest conductor William C. White, accompanied by the virtuoso pianist Adam Żukiewicz. The program promises a harmonious blend of musical brilliance, featuring Astor Piazzolla’s evocative “Adios Nonino,” a testament to the power of the tango. Then, dive into the timeless world of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 4 in Bb major, op. 60, a composition that showcases Beethoven’s genius for melody and orchestration. The evening reaches its crescendo with Chopin’s First Piano Concerto in E minor, op. 11, where Adam Żukiewicz’s remarkable talent will take center stage, infusing Chopin’s romanticism with passion and virtuosity. Join us for an unforgettable night of musical excellence that pays homage to Beethoven and introduces us to his friends through the language of symphony and concerto.

For more information and tickets, please visit: BEETHOVEN UND FREUNDE TICKETS


  •  Clear tote no larger than 12″ x 6″ x 12″
  •  One gallon clear plastic bag
  •  Small purses, clutches, wallets that aren’t clear and are no larger than 5″ x 8″ *Exceptions will be made for those with medical requirements and/or special needs. Diaper bags are allowed and must be accompanied with a child.
PROHIBITED ITEMS The following items are NOT permitted to be carried into the Avalon Theatre:
  •  Alcohol, drugs, illegal substances or any paraphernalia associated with drug use
  •  Audio/Video recorders, professional cameras, tripods
  •  Selfie Sticks
  •  Cans, bottles, coolers or other similar containers
  •  Fireworks
  •  Flags/Signs with poles
  •  iPads/tablets of any size
  •  Laser pens/pointers of any type
  •  Noisemakers such as air horns
  •  Outside food or drinks (including empty reusable water bottles)
  •  Oversized bags, backpacks, duffel bags or diaper bags
  •  Pepper spray/Mace
  •  Weapons of any type, including chains, knives, firearms and spiked jewelry