Someone has turned this Beethoven symphony into an extraordinary Cuban rumba | Classic FM

Someone has turned this Beethoven symphony into an extraordinary Cuban rumba

By Amy MacKenzie, 19th December 2016, 09:51

Never thought you’d find yourself dancing along to Beethoven? This performance will have you toe-tapping in no time.
If there ever was a truly extraordinary cover of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 7, then this is it.

Award-winning composer, orchestrator and talented performer Joachim Horsley has stunned us with his sunny arrangement Beethoven in Havana. Composed for eight performers on three pianos, including a percussion accompaniment and some extended techniques, we would love to see this piece performed live.

via Someone has turned this Beethoven symphony into an extraordinary Cuban rumba | Classic FM

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