Britten, Shostakovich and Raymond Yiu (May 2019)

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Barbican Hall, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, Barbican, London
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0207 638 8891

Dates and ticket price

Dates & Time:
15th May 2019
7.30 PM
Tickets & Cost:
£12 to £40, from barbican.org.uk

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David Robertson will be conducting the BBC Symphony Orchestra, horn player Martin Owen, and tenor Anthony Gregory at Barbican Hall, in a selection of classical works by Britten, Shostakovich and Raymond Yiu

Raymond Yiu — The London Citizen Exceedingly Injured; Britten — Serenade for Tenor and Horn; Shostakovich — Symphony No 1

Performers:

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.

 

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