Extraordinary Beethoven




Learn about the incredible life of one of the most influential composers in history, Ludwig van Beethoven. Through an exploration of some of his most iconic music, learn how he used rhythm to create the golden standard of what symphonic music was to be for centuries to come. You will experience movements from his most memorable symphonic works and pianist Bradley Martin will highlight some of the most powerful moments in Beethoven’s works for piano and orchestra.

Bradley Martin completed his Bachelor of Music at University of Western Australia, his Master of Music at University of Michigan, and his doctorate at University of Colorado at Boulder. In addition, he completed four years of post-graduate work in Russia at the Moscow State Conservatory. He has taught and worked at Western Carolina University, Oklahoma City University, Sydney Conservatory, and the Western Australia Conservatory of Music. Working as a repetiteur, he has collaborated with the Western Australia Ballet and Opera companies, the Australian Ballet, and Sydney Dance Company. He is proud to work and collaborate with such talented and dedicated faculty as those in the Music and Theatre Department at California State University, Chico.

  • MARCH 5, 2024 | Cascade Theatre, Redding
    REDDING field trip information can be found HERE
  • MARCH 6, 2024 | State Theatre, Red Bluff
    This field trip is sold out.
  • MARCH 7, 2024 | Laxson Auditorium, Chico
    CHICO field trip information can be found HERE

Field Trip Information can be found HERE


Brad Martin