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Kings, Chess and Mozart | Rutland Sinfonia

When
Saturday May 12, 2018 at 7:30 pm
Where
Oakham School Chapel, Oakham
Tickets
£13, concessions £11, students and under 18s £3; in advance £11, concessions £9
Phone for tickets: 01832 274734
Other Sources: Oakham Wines:3 High Street LE156AH and Oundle Box Office:4 New Street PE84ED
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  1. Prelude to 'Richard III' - Sir William Walton
  2. Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No 20 in D minor K 466 - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
  3. Checkmate: Ballet Suite - Sir Arthur Bliss

Our Season Finale takes us from Shakespeare's (and Leicester's) famous King to the emotion of Mozart's most brooding Piano Concerto, and then to the dramatic moves of the pieces as they clash in a gmae of chess. Mozart's D minor Piano Concerto is one of contrasts. The drama of the first movement is followed by the sublime Romance and then the lively finale. We welcome local pianist Anne Bolt as our soloist.

Arthur Bliss wrote 'Checkmate' at the height of his powers in 1937 and it is considered a cornerstone of the British ballet repertoire.


Venue
Oakham School Chapel
Oakham
Rutland
LE15 6DT
England
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