The LPO’s own Principal Piccolo introduces a new concerto from Estonia, before the whole ensemble presents the world premiere of the Concerto for Orchestra by cult Swedish composer Anders Hillborg.
This is musical history in the making: you heard it here first.
London Philharmonic Orchestra in collaboration with Southbank Centre.
Helen Grime's Percussion Concerto is commissioned by Southbank Centre, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra and Swedish Chamber Orchestra.
PerformersLondon Philharmonic Orchestra
RepertoireArne Gieshoff: Burr (World premiere)
Royal Festival Hall at 6.15pm, pre-concert talk. Behind the baton. Marin Alsop explores the music of the evening's concert and shares her thoughts on the exciting future of classical music. Admission free.
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