The “Yeethoven” Orchestra Performs Kanye West’s “Blood on the Leaves” & “New Slaves”

Beethoven meets Yeezus.

As part of their Great Music Series, the Young Musicians Foundation hosted their inaugural "Yeethoven" concert. The 70-piece Young Musicians Foundation Orchestra paired six classic works from legendary composer Ludwig van Beethoven with songs from Kanye West's Yeezus. Lead by conductor Yuga Cohler and arranger Stephen Feigenbaum, the performance was free and happened at the Aratani Theatre in Los Angeles. Watch the performances of "Blood on the Leaves" and "New Slaves" below.

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