BBC Philharmonic - 21 November 2019

BBC Philharmonic: Aho/Tarkiainen/Shostakovich

John Storgårds conductor | Carolina Eyck theremin

Thursday 21 November 2019 7.30pm

The Bridgewater Hall

Tickets £12.50 to £40.50

Students and Under 26s £5.50
(All ticket prices include £2.50booking fee)
Flexible Booking

BBC Philharmonic: Aho/Tarkiainen/Shostakovich

Kalevi Aho Theremin Concerto (32’) (UK premiere)
Outi Tarkiainen Midnight Sun Variations (10’)
Shostakovich Symphony No.12, ‘The Year 1917’ (38’)

The world’s leading theremin virtuoso, Carolina Eyck will be making magic from thin air with a concerto written for her by Kalevi Aho. Outi Tarkiainen’s Midnight Sun Variations celebrates the endless daylight of the Nordic summer, before a work with a very different inspiration: Shostakovich’s 12th Symphony, dedicated to Lenin.

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