Orchestra Of Welsh National Opera

at St David's Hall, Cardiff
£5.00 - £51.50

Beethoven 1808 Benefit Concert

A fabulous line up of musicians recreate Beethoven’s famed 1808 benefit concert.

Beethoven Symphony No. 6 ‘Pastoral’
Beethoven Ah! perfido
Beethoven Gloria, from the Mass in C major
Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4

Beethoven Symphony No. 5
Beethoven Sanctus, from the Mass in C
Beethoven Fantasia for solo piano
Beethoven Choral Fantasy for piano, chorus and orchestra

Orchestra Of Welsh National Opera

The WNO Orchestra is a permanent full time ensemble of 55 musicians who, in addition to their work, in the pit, regularly give formal concerts in their own right They give three concerts a year as part of Cardiff's International Concert Series performing a varied repertoire of music as well as the more well-known popular classics. The Orchestra have also given concerts across the UK and regularly perform at major international festivals and have even played for the BBC's Strictly Come Dancing stars Anton du Beke and Erin Boag when they have performed their own show.

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BBC National Chorus Of Wales

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BBC National Orchestra And Chorus Of Wales

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Steven Osborne

Steven Osborne appearing at this event

Scottish classical pianist and winner of the BBC Young Musician Of The Year Competition and Royal Philharmonic Society Instrumentalist Of The Year. Concerto performances take Steven Osborne to orchestras all over the world including visits to the Yomiuri Nippon Symphony, Deutsches Sinfonieorchester Berlin, Vienna Symphony, Salzburg Mozarteum, Oslo Philharmonic, Finnish Radio Symphony, Danish National Radio, Royal Flemish Philharmonic, RTVE Madrid, Sydney Symphony, Australian Chamber Orchestra, Oregon Symphony and the Dallas Symphony Orchestra. '... he not only gave compelling, sometimes melting performances but also spoke feelingly about the music... Beautifully spoken, beautifully played (New York Times) 'Steven Osborne's piano-playing was some of the finest I have heard...' (The Times) 'Steven Osborne brought to Beethoven's Piano Concerto No 1 his distinctive brand of musical vitality and spontaneity, a fresh and spritely view on a popular work' (The Scotsman) 'The audience, as one, was agog... Osborne's attack is ferocious and fearless, his tenderness beyond words... This is the best it gets' (The Observer) 'Osborne has absolutely nailed the work... he played it with glittering panache and awesome brilliance' (The Guardian).

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Alwyn Mellor

Tavistock soprano.

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Carlo Rizzi

Carlo Rizzi appearing at this event

An Italian classical conductor well known for his performances with Welsh National Opera.

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Jaime Martín

Flautist-turned-conductor.

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Also Appearing

Ll?r Williams

St David's Hall

  • The Hayes
  • Cardiff
  • CF10 1AH

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029 2087 8444
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