Fri 14th Jun 2019, 7:30pm

Philharmonia Orchestra

Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury


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Martyn Brabbins - conductor
Colin Currie - percussion

Elgar - Introduction & Allegro
Macmillan - Percussion Concerto No. 2
MacCunn - Land Of The Mountain And The Flood
Elgar - Enigma Variations

Two Elgar masterpieces frame two Scottish works: the Second Percussion Concerto by James MacMillan and the irresistibly evocative Land Of The Mountain And The Flood by Hamish MacCunn. With their mysterious hidden theme, Elgar’s Enigma Variations paint portraits of the composer’s loved ones. The music sparkles with humour and orchestral flair, reaching profound emotional depths in the deeply moving nobility of ‘Nimrod’.

Philharmonia Orchestra

One of the top orchestras in the UK. Since its formation in 1945 it has made thousands of...