Kaija Saariaho Laterna magica (22’) | Berlioz Cléopâtre (21’) | Berlioz Overture, ‘King Lear’ (15’) | Kaija Saariaho Earth’s Shadows (15’)
Arrive early for a free pre-concert performance at 6.30pm. Tonight: Students from the RNCM perform works by Kaija Saariaho.
One of modern music’s most daring and brilliant voices, Kaija Saariaho will be joining us in person for this concert featuring two of her compositions, both written in the last decade. The first half of the programme is dedicated to another superb orchestral colourist: Hector Berlioz.
Travel & Dining
Purchase discounted parking (evening concerts only) and reduced price Metrolink tram tickets along with your concert tickets.