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Egmont in October

Tuesday 9 October 2018, 7:30 pm

- £15 – £35
Egmont in October

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Beethoven Egmont Op. 84
Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op.26
Dvořák Song to the Moon from Rusalka Op. 114
Dvořák Symphony No. 8 in G major, Op. 88, B. 163

George Jackson
George Jackson
conductor


Leonard Schreiber
violin

Verity Wingate
Verity Wingate
soprano

Beethoven’s majestic Egmont Overture opens Firebird’s 2018/19 Season in truly monumental form, conducted by Firebird’s own George Jackson. Alongside is Bruch’s beautiful Violin Concerto performed by the Belgian violinist Leonard Schreiber – and is considered to be one of the most popular concertos ever composed.

The second half features two magical works by Dvořák, opening with his ‘Song to the Moon’ from his opera Rusalka and sung by rising star Verity Wingate. And secondly the cheery and lyrical 8th Symphony which draws its inspiration from the Bohemian folk music that Dvořák so loved.

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Details

Date:
Tuesday 9 October 2018
Time:
7:30 pm
Cost:
£15 – £35

Venue

St George’s, Hanover Square
The Vestry, 2A Mill Street
London, W1S 1FX
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