Sir Mark Elder will be conducting the Britten Sinfonia and Opera Rara Chorus at Barbican Hall, with Russian coloratura soprano Albina Shagimuratova.
They will be giving a concert performance of Donizetti's Il Paria.
Sir Mark Elder is the Music Director of Manchester’s Hallé Orchestra. He has also worked with the London Philharmonic Choir, English National Opera (ENO), BBC Symphony Orchestra and City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
The Britten Sinfonia is one of the country’s finest chamber orchestras. It is based at Cambridge and has regular seasons at the Southbank Centre and Wigmore Hall. The orchestra does not have a Principal Conductor, but chooses instead to work with a selection of guest musicians.
Harrison Birtwistle and John Adams — Barbican Hall – 1 May 2019 – Sir Simon Rattle and the London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Harrison Birtwistle and John Adams.
Monteverdi Choir playing Handel’s Semele – 2 May 2019 – Hear John Eliot Gardiner conduct the Monteverdi Choir in a performance of Handel's Semele at Alexandra Palace.
Sir Simon Rattle conducting John Adams and Berlioz – 5 May 2019 – Sir Simon Rattle and the London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical music by John Adams and Berlioz.
Sir Simon Rattle conducting Britten and Mahler – 8 May 2019 – Sir Simon Rattle and the London Symphony Orchestra will be performing some classical music by Britten and Mahler.
Britten, Shostakovich and Raymond Yiu – 15 May 2019 – David Robertson and the BBC Symphony Orchestra will be playing works by Britten, Shostakovich and Raymond Yiu.
Benjamin Grosvenor piano recital – 16 May 2019 – Hear pianist Benjamin Grosvenor play some classical works by Schumann, Janacek, Prokofiev and Liszt at Barbican Hall
Britten Sinfonia playing Gerald Barry and Beethoven – 21 May 2019 – Thomas Ades and the Britten Sinfonia will be performing some classical music by Gerald Barry and Beethoven at Barbican Hall.
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