John Adams’ “El Nino” — Barbican Hall

Address:
Barbican Hall, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, Barbican, London 51.518834 -0.094075
Dates & Time:
7 PM
Tickets & Cost:
£10 to £42
See barbican.org.uk
Telephone:
The contact number for Barbican Hall is +44 (0) 207 638 8891
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Trains:
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John Adams will be conducting his own re-telling of the Nativity Story, "El Nino", shown in a contemporary setting from different perspectives.

He will be joined by the London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, soprano Joelle Harvey, and mezzo soprano Jennifer Johnson Cano.

The London Symphony Orchestra (LSO) is the resident orchestra of the Barbican Centre, and has been in operation since 1904 – London’s oldest surviving orchestra.

 

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