Ravel, Stravinsky and Turnage — Royal Festival Hall (May 2017)

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, Belvedere Road, Southbank, London 51.505717 -0.117073
Dates & Time:
7.30 PM
Tickets & Cost:
£10 to £35
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The contact number for Royal Festival Hall is +44 (0) 844 875 0073
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Marin Alsop will be conducting the Britten—Pears Orchestra at the Royal Festival Hall, with percussionist Colin Currie.

They will be performing a selection of classical works by Ravel, Stravinsky and Turnage.

Ravel -- Daphnis et Chloe (Suite No.2)
Turnage -- Percussion Concerto (In memoriam Steve Martland)
Stravinsky -- The Rite of Spring

Marin Alsop is one of the great female American conductors. Since becoming the first woman to hold the position of music director at the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, she has gone on to record a number of other firsts, and is now one of the most high-profile women in conducting.

 

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