Houston Symphony presents "Beethoven & Liszt"
Danish composer Carl Nielsen's magnificent Symphony No. 4 is full of fiery rhythms and grand sweeping melodies. The famous battle of two timpanists thunders to a triumphant conclusion. Also on the program, conducted by Thomas Dausgaard, are Beethoven's Leonore Overture No. 3 and Liszt's Piano Concerto No. 1, with pianist Stephen Hough.