Royal Philharmonic Orchestra: February 2022

10 February 2022
Countdown to event: 105 days
Showtime: 7.30pm | Pre-concert talk 6.15pm. With Dr Simon Desbruslais - Lecturer in Music, School of Drama, Music and Screen at the University of Hull.

From £18.00

Explore enchanting worlds with the Royal Philharmonic’s Principal Associate Conductor, Alexander Shelley. Mendelssohn captures the wonder and wit of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer’s Night’s Dream, whilst Ravel’s characterful Suite from Mother Goose embraces the joyful world of childhood fairytales. Stravinsky’s ballet score for The Firebird uses spellbinding music to tell a tale of a glowing Firebird, magical feathers, princesses, princes and palaces.

A contemporary of Ravel and Stravinsky, Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto No.2 ranges from unashamed lyricism to a thrillingly energetic finale – the perfect showpiece for Japanese virtuoso, Fumiaki Miura (RPO Artist-in-Residence, 2021–22).

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