Thu 4th Jul 2019, 7:30pm

The Music Makers


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Holst - The Perfect Fool, Suite
Walton - Fac?ade, Suite
Elgar - The Music Makers

Vasily Petrenko - conductor
Kathryn Rudge - mezzo-soprano
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir

‘We are the music makers, the dreamers of dreams...’ When Elgar wrote The Music Makers he reached deep into his own soul. The result was some of the most sincere and profoundly beautiful music even he ever wrote. If you haven’t heard The Music Makers, you don’t really know Elgar, and Vasily Petrenko, the Choir and Liverpool's own mezzo- soprano Kathryn Rudge will strive to get closer than ever to this great but troubled genius. Holst’s devilish little ballet and Walton’s uproarious Fac?ade both go to show that British music is never quite what you expect...

The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir

The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra (RLPO)

World-renowned symphony orchestra founded in 1840 by a group of Liverpool music lovers, the Royal...