Elgar and Bliss — BBC Symphony Orchestra (May 2017)

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
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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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Elgar, Tchaikovsky and William Walton – 6th June 2017The Royal Philharmonic will be playing classical music by Elgar, Tchaikovsky and William Walton at the Royal Festival Hall.

Elgar and Sibelius — London Chamber Orchestra – 14th June 2017The London Chamber Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Elgar and Sibelius at Cadogan Hall.

James MacMillan, Elgar and Vaughan Williams – 29th June 2017The Philharmonia Orchestra and Bach Choir will be performing some Elgar and Vaughan Williams at the Royal Festival Hall.

Proms Concert #2 — Sibelius and Elgar – 15th July 2017Proms Concert #2 at the Royal Albert Hall will include some classical music by Sibelius and Elgar.

Proms Concert #4 — Elgar and Sir Harrison Birtwistle – 16th July 2017Proms Concert #4 at the Royal Albert Hall will include some classical music by Sir Harrison Birtwistle and Elgar.

Proms #13 — Berlioz, Elgar, Schumann, Holst, Britten – 24th July 2017Proms Concert #13 at the Royal Albert Hall will include some classical pieces by Berlioz, Schumann, Elgar, Holst and Britten.

Proms #32 — Elgar, Britten, Purcell and Brian Elias – 9th August 2017Proms Concert #32 at the Royal Albert Hall will include some classical music by Elgar, Britten, Purcell and Brian Elias.

 

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