James MacMillan, Elgar and Vaughan Williams

Address:
, Belvedere Road, Southbank, London 51.505717 -0.117073
Dates & Time:
7.30 PM
Tickets & Cost:
£10 to £49
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David Hill will be conducting the Philharmonia Orchestra at the Royal Festival Hall, with the Bach Choir, soprano Sally Matthews and cellist Raphael Wallfisch.

They will be performing some classical work by James MacMillan, Edward Elgar and Ralph Vaughan Williams.

MacMillan -- New work (world premiere)
Elgar -- Cello Concerto
Vaughan Williams -- Symphony No.1 (A Sea Symphony)

First established in 1875, the Bach Choir has long been regarded as one of the world’s leading choruses. The choir’s musical director is currently David Hill, who occupies a spot once held by the great English composer Vaughan Williams.

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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