The Columbus Symphony and renowned violinist Ilya Gringolts (pictured) present perhaps the most-recognized work in classical music for only two performances this weekend.

The Columbus Symphony and renowned violinist Ilya Gringolts (pictured) present perhaps the most-recognized work in classical music for only two performances this weekend.

Most should know Beethoven's decisive work, but seeing it performed live is an experience everyone - especially those unfamiliar with the beauty and eloquent power of classical - should have.