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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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.

Sir Simon Rattle — Opening concert of 2017/18 season – 14th September 2017Sir Simon Rattle and the London Symphony Orchestra will be playing works by Grime, Birtwistle, Ades, Knussen and Elgar.

Sir Mark Elder conducting Janacek, Bartok and Elgar – 8th February 2018Sir Mark Elder and the London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some Janacek, Bartok and Elgar at Barbican Hall.

Sir Mark Elder conducting Dvorak, Bruch and Elgar – 11th February 2018Sir Mark Elder and the London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some Dvorak, Bruch and Elgar at Barbican Hall.

Elgar, Raymond Yiu and Lilian Elkington – 13th April 2018The BBC Symphony Orchestra will be performing some music by Elgar, Raymond Yiu and Lilian Elkington at Barbican Hall.

 

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