Tchaikovsky, Prokofiev and Kaija Saariaho (Dec 2016)

Address:
Barbican Hall, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, Barbican, London 51.518834 -0.094075
Dates & Time:
7.30 PM
Tickets & Cost:
£10 to £34
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Join conductor Santtu-Matias Rouvali, baritone Gerald Finley and the BBC Symphony Orchestra at Barbican Hall, as they perform a selection of classical works by Tchaikovsky and Prokofiev, including a UK premiere by Kaija Saariaho.

Tchaikovsky -- Overture to Romeo & Juliet
Kaija Saariaho -- True Fire (UK premiere)
Prokofiev -- Symphony No 5

As well as working closely with the BBC, the BBC Symphony Orchestra plays regular concerts at the Barbican and is the principal orchestra of world-famous Proms Concerts, giving around a dozen performances each year, including the prestigious First and Last Nights.

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