We use cookies to give you the best online experience. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies in accordance with our Privacy Policy. Learn more here. x

Elgar's Cello Concerto with the London Symphony Orchestra

When
Sunday April 15, 2018 at 19:00
Where
Barbican Hall, London
Tickets
£55 £40 £30 £20 £15 (£10 wildcard) + booking fee per transaction of £3 online or £4 by phone
Phone for tickets: 020 7638 8891
Phone lines open: 10am-8pm Mon-Sat, 11am-8pm Sun
Book Online
No tickets "at the door"
  1. Concerto for cello and orchestra in E minor Op 85 - Sir Edward Elgar
  2. Symphony No 5 in E flat Op 82 - Jean Sibelius

Susanna Mälkki joins the London Symphony Orchestra, introducing us to her world of musical inspirations.

The spirit, folk epics and sweeping landscapes of Mälkki’s native Finland are captured in the music of Sibelius, who stands as a cultural hero to his Nordic homeland. Mälkki conducts his Fifth Symphony, an exhilarating journey to the grand, elemental hymn of the finale, inspired by a flight of swans swooping across the sky.

Before stepping onto the conductor’s podium, Mälkki was also a cellist. She returns to the singing depths of her instrument for Elgar’s beloved Cello Concerto, with soloist Daniel Müller-Schott bringing its wistful melancholy to life. And, finally, Mälkki draws on her zeal for contemporary music to conduct the world premiere of a new work by Patrick Giguère, commissioned as part of the LSO Panufnik Composers Scheme.


Venue
Barbican Hall
Silk Street
London
London
EC2Y 8DS
England
This advertisement was submitted by London Symphony Orchestra.
Print or Save this concert's QR code



Disclaimer: We endeavour to supply full and accurate information but cannot be held responsible for any errors.
Please check with the ticket vendor before you purchase your ticket. PLEASE REPORT BAD CONTENT

©2017 Concert Diary Ltd. The interactive Concert Guide specialising in listings for Opera, Ballet and Classical Music Concerts.