Dr. Jacob Bancks, composer and Augustana associate professor of music, will present "Return into Your Prison Now! The Long Battle for Beethoven's 'Fidelio.'"
Beethoven completed only one opera, and Dr. Bancks will explain the work's long and complicated history of composition.
German American Heritage Center
712 W 2nd St.
Davenport, IA 52802
Free with admission: adult $5, senior $4, child $3, members free