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Join conductor Daniel Harding, violinist Leonidas Kavakos and the London Symphony Orchestra at Barbican Hall, as they perform a selection of classical works by Helen Grime, Prokofiev and Strauss.
Grime -- Virga; Prokofiev -- Violin Concerto No 2; Strauss -- An Alpine Symphony
Daniel Harding conducted his first Proms concert at the age of 21 and is now Conductor Laureate with the Mahler Chamber Orchestra. He has also held the post of Principal Conductor with the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra and Orchestre de Paris.
Leonidas Kavakos is a Greek violinist who has worked with some of the world’s greatest orchestras: the Berlin Philharmonic, Vienna Philharmonic and Royal Concertgebouw. He also enjoyed a brief foray into conducting with the Camerata Salzburg.
The London Symphony Orchestra (LSO) is the resident orchestra of the Barbican Centre and is the oldest of London’s symphony orchestras. It was recently rated by Gramophone as one of the top five orchestras in the world.
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