American Masters

James Levine Conducts Beethoven's Symphony No. 5

Clip: Season 25 Episode 3 | 3m 55s

In this clip from James Levine: America's Maestro, Levine conducts the Met Opera Orchestra in their first rehearsal of Beethoven's Symphony No. 5 at Carnegie Hall and engages the orchestra with his unique style of direction. James Levine: America's Maestro premieres Wednesday, June 1 at 8 p.m. (check local listings).

Aired: 05/31/11

Rating: TV-G

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