Elgar and Bliss — BBC Symphony Orchestra

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Barbican Hall, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, Barbican, London 51.518834 -0.094075
Dates & Time:
7.30 PM
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£10 to £34, from
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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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Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov and Wagner — Cadogan Hall – 4th May 2017The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra will be playing some music by Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov and Wagner at Cadogan Hall.

Debussy and Pierre Boulez — Philharmonia Orchestra – 4th May 2017The Philharmonia Orchestra will be playing some classical music by Debussy and Pierre Boulez at the Royal Festival Hall.

 

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