New Video Recordings of Seven Beethoven Sonatas Played on Fortepiano Released Weekly
TACOTalk, the Orchestra’s New Podcast Series to Run Through May 25
Livestreamed Period Instrument Performance of Beethoven’s Clarinet Trio on May 6
New York, NY, May 4, 2021 — American Classical Orchestra (ACO), New York City’s foremost period instrument orchestra, rolls out a range of free digital activities from May through July, beginning on May 6 with a livestreamed program featuring Beethoven’s Clarinet Trio as part of Gotham Early Music Scene’s popular Midtown Concerts Series. Additional digital offerings include the Orchestra’s lively new podcast series TACOTalk, hosted by Artistic Director and Founder Thomas Crawford and featuring ACO musicians and special guests (new episodes through May 25); plus the release of seven new video recordings of Beethoven sonatas played on fortepiano—showcasing two instruments from the Metropolitan Museum’s distinguished collection, among many other key makers—performed by an impressive roster of early music keyboardists from around the globe (June 3 – July 15). For more information, visit