Mozart Idomeneo – Overture, Ilia’s three arias and March (24’) | Mark Simpson Clarinet Concerto (world premiere) (20’) | Mahler Symphony No.4 (56’)
Arrive early for a free pre-concert talk with Ben Gernon and Mark Simpson. 6.30pm in the auditorium.
A previous winner of both the BBC Young Musician and BBC Young Composer of the Year awards, Mark Simpson is both the soloist and composer of tonight’s world premiere – his Clarinet Concerto. Either side, leading British soprano Elizabeth Watts joins the BBC Philharmonic for three Mozart arias and Mahler’s majestic Fourth Symphony.
Travel & Dining
Purchase discounted parking (evening concerts only) and reduced price Metrolink tram tickets along with your concert tickets.