Elgar and Bliss — BBC Symphony Orchestra

Address:
Barbican Hall, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, Barbican, London 51.518834 -0.094075
Dates & Time:
7.30 PM
Tickets & Cost:
£10 to £34, from barbican.org.uk
Telephone:
The contact number for Barbican Hall is +44 (0) 207 638 8891
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Sir Andrew Davis will be conducting the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus at Barbican Hall, in a performance of Elgar's "Enigma Variations" and "The Beatitudes" by Bliss.

They will joined by soprano Emily Birsan, and the tenor Ben Johnson.

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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