Thomas Adès talks Beethoven

Conductor, Thomas Adès discusses his approach to  Beethoven’s symphonies and why he’s paired them with the music of Irish composer and Beethoven devotee, Gerald Barry, in our latest film.

Britten Sinfonia and Thomas Adès’ Beethoven Symphony Cycle reaches the half-way point this May with Symphonies 4, 5 and 6, performed alongside Gerald Barry’s Piano Concerto and passionate The Conquest of Ireland.

Find out more about the Beethoven Symphony Cycle here.