Join conductor Sir Mark Elder, pianist Francesco Piemontesi and the London Symphony Orchestra at Barbican Hall, as they perform a selection of classical works by Janacek, Bartok and Elgar.
Janacek -- Schluck und Jau
Bartok -- Piano Concerto No 3
Elgar -- Symphony No 1
Sir Mark Elder is the Music Director of Manchester’s Hallé Orchestra. He has also worked with the London Philharmonic Choir, English National Opera (ENO), BBC Symphony Orchestra and City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
Francesco Piemontesi has played with many greats including Zubin Mehta, Charles Dutoit, Jiri Belohlavek and Vladimir Ashkenazy. He has appeared at many festivals including the Royal Albert Hall Proms, Aix-en-Provence Festival and Mostly Mozart Festival.
The London Symphony Orchestra (LSO) is the resident orchestra of the Barbican Centre and is the oldest of London’s symphony orchestras. It was recently rated by Gramophone as one of the top five orchestras in the world.
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