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BBC Concert Orchestra - Double Indemnity & Music from Film Noir

Part of Classical Season 2017/18

Join the BBC Concert Orchestra for a dramatic evening of music from the film noir greats.

A dramatic, dark and moody evening of music from the film noir greats presented by one of the UK’s best known film critics Mark Kermode.

Curated by conductor Robert Ziegler and featuring singer Hannah Waddingham, this is film music from the wrong side of the tracks including hits from Rebel Without a Cause and Double Indemnity.

Join the BBC Concert Orchestra at its brooding best when cult classics from Laura, Gilda, Sunset Boulevard and Dark Passage meet a ‘new noir’ genre with Badalamenti’s Fire Walk with Me from Twin Peaks and the world premiere of Jonny Greenwood’s Concert Suite from Inherent Vice.

Performers

BBC Concert Orchestra
Robert Ziegler conductor, curator
Hannah Waddingham singer
Mark Kermode presenter

Repertoire

Franz Waxman: Sunset Boulevard
David Raksin: Laura
Allan Roberts: Amado Mio from Gilda; Put the blame on Mame from Gilda
Richard Whiting: Too marvellous for words from Dark Passage
Angelo Badalamenti: Fire walk with me from Twin Peaks
George Antheil: In a Lonely Place
Miklos Rozsa: The Lost Weekend
Interval
Elmer Bernstein: A walk on the wild side
Leonard Rosenman: Rebel Without a Cause
Jonny Greenwood: Concert Suite from Inherent Vice (World premiere)
Jean Wiener: Touchez pas au grisbi
Herrmann: Taxi Driver: A night-piece for orchestra
Miklos Rozsa: Double Indemnity

Dates & times

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where

Royal Festival Hall

Pricing

£10 - £36
Booking fee: £3.00 (Members £0.00)
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