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Monday at 8 pm - The New Jersey Symphony Performs Beethoven, Chevalier de Saint-Georges

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In this special Monday night broadcast, Nicholas McGegan conducts Beethoven's Romance No. 2 for Violin and Orchestra and the Violin Concerto A Major Op 5 No. 2 by Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges, the late 18th-century French composer and virtuoso violinist of mixed European and African descent.

The program also includes Beethoven's Symphony No. 2 and the overture to de Saint-Georges' opera, L’amante anonyme. This concert was recorded in October.

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