Nigel Kennedy’s Balkan Blaze

Address:
Barbican Hall, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, Barbican, London 51.518834 -0.094075
Dates & Time:
7.30 PM
Tickets & Cost:
£15 to £55, from barbican.org.uk
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The contact number for Barbican Hall is +44 (0) 207 638 8891
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Nigel Kennedy is acknowledged as one of the world's leading violin virtuosos, and his technique, talent and — let's be honest — his attitude, have made him one of the best selling classical violinists of all-time.

This evening will be a 'Balkan Blaze' of Balkan rhythms and melodies, encompassing everything from classical and jazz to folk music.

He will be joined by the Philharmonia Orchestra and the London Bulgarian Choir.

Vladigerov — Sarabande; Northern Song and March from Classic & Romantic
Todorov — Koledarska, Todorov Byalo Rade, Prayer,
Traditional — Rano Mi E More Sluntse Ogreyalo; Two Bulgarian folk songs
Vittorio — Monti Czardas
Kyurkchiyski — Kalimanku, Denku
Koutev — Dragana, Slaveya
Goleminov — The sadness of Demna from the Ballet Suite ‘The fire dancing woman’
Andreev — New work

The Philharmonia Orchestra is based at the Royal Festival Hall. Widely regarded as one of the world’s great orchestras, they have an extraordinary recorded legacy.

 

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