Classical music
Orchestra

Marin Alsop conducts the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Part of Classical Season

Marin Alsop returns for a dramatic concert with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. The concert opens with Copland's evocative Fanfare for the Common Man, before Renaud Capuçon performs Mendelssohn's evergreen violin concerto.

Finally, hear Shostakovich's despair in Stalin as he unleashes his musical frustration in the magnificent Symphony No.7.

Performers

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Marin Alsop conductor
Renaud Capuçon violin

Repertoire

Copland: Fanfare for the Common Man
Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto
Interval
Shostakovich: Symphony No.7 in C (Leningrad)

WHERE

Royal Festival Hall
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