They present two programmes which combine contemporary innovation with Romantic masterpieces.
‘Rattle likes to bring out the affinities between apparently disparate things...’ (The Telegraph).
In this concert a new work commissioned by the Orchestra from the Danish composer Hans Abrahamsen is followed by Bruckner’s valedictory Ninth Symphony, one of the composer’s most powerful and richly scored works.
RepertoireHans Abrahamsen: 3 Pieces for orchestra (UK premiere)
There is no interval in this performance which ends at approx. 9pm