How many movies and TV shows feature Beethoven’s 7th Symphony?
X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)
Mr. Robot (2015)
The King’s Speech (2010)
Love Exposure (2008)
The Man from Earth (2007)
The Fall (2006)
Photographing Fairies (1997)
Mr. Holland’s Opus (1995)
Immortal Beloved (1994)
Parade of the Planets (1984)
The Black Cat (1934)
A lot of movies and TV shows!
And these are only the ones that use the 2nd movement of the symphony, the Allegretto.
Other parts of the symphony have been used in Carl Sagan’s “Cosmos,” Wes Anderson’s “The Darjeeling Limited,” “Seinfeld,” “Boardwalk Empire,” and “The Charlie Brown Easter Special.”
Be sure to explore the full breakdown and highlights of Beethoven’s 7th symphony in Movies and TV.
Join them on August 12 for the All-Beethoven Summer Festival, including the full 7th Symphony performed live!
This concert features three of Beethoven’s most popular works:
- the dramatic Coriolan Overture,
- the enchanting Piano Concerto No. 4, featuring world-renowned pianist David Korevaar,
- and the spirited Symphony No. 7.
When: Friday, August 12 at 7 pm
Where: Timberline Church Auditorium, 2908 S. Timberline Rd.
Tickets: $32 adult, $12 student/child, available at LCTix.com or at the door.