BBC Symphony Orchestra — playing Tchaikovsky

Address:
Barbican Hall, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, Barbican, London51.518834 -0.094075
Tel:
0207 638 8891

Dates and ticket price

Dates & Time:
7.30 PM
Tickets & Cost:
£12 to £40
See barbican.org.uk

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Sakari Oramo will be conducting the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus at Barbican Hall, with soprano Lucy Crowe, mezzo-soprano Catriona Morison, tenor Ben Johnson, bass-baritone Duncan Rock and pianist Pavel Kolesnikov.

They will be performing some classical music by Tchaikovsky and Ethel Smyth.

Tchaikovsky -- Piano Concerto No 1; Ethel Smyth -- Mass in D

Performers:

Sakari OramoSakari Oramo is the Chief Conductor of the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Royal Stockholm Philharmonic, and Principal Conductor with the West Coast Kokkola Opera and Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra.

BBC Symphony OrchestraThe BBC Symphony Orchestra works closely with the BBC and is the principal orchestra during their world-famous Proms Concerts season at the Royal Albert Hall. They also play regular concerts at the Barbican.

BBC Symphony ChorusThe BBC Symphony Chorus is one of the country’s finest amateur choruses. It is closely associated with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, and makes frequent radio and TV appearances. It focuses mostly on 20th-century and contemporary music.

 

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