Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO)

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Programme to include:

Johann Sebastian Bach: Erbarme dich, mein Gott from St. Matthew Passion
Malcolm Forsyth: A Ballad of Canada for chorus & orchestra (UK premiere)
Interval
Ludwig Van Beethoven: Symphony No.9 (Choral)

Pinchas Zukerman directs one of the greatest works of all time, Beethoven's Ninth Symphony.

In keeping with music that celebrates a unified vision, the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra joins forces with the National Arts Centre Orchestra to perform this majestic work.

The evening also features JS Bach's Erbarme Dich from the St Matthew Passion, with Pinchas Zukerman providing violin obbligato.

Featuring

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO)

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) appearing at this event

Founded in 1946 by Sir Thomas Beecham and described by the Daily Telegraph as 'a true premier league orchestra'. Acknowledged as one of the UK's most prestigious orchestras, the RPO enjoys an international reputation for first-class performances.

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Pinchas Zukerman

Renowned classical violinist, chamber musician and conductor.

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Lisa Milne

Tremendously talented, Aberdeen-based soprano.

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Patricia Bardon

Mezzo-Soprano from Ireland.

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London Philharmonic Choir

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Also Appearing

National Arts Centre Orchestra, Barry Banks, David Stout

Royal Festival Hall

  • Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road
  • South Bank
  • London
  • SE1 8XX
Website:
southbankcentre.co.uk
Phone:
020 3879 9555
Disabled Booking:
020 3879 9555