classical music
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Winter Lights

Part of Associate Orchestras

The BBC Concert Orchestra casts a light into the darkness of December with this wintry themed concert.

Star trumpeter Alison Balsom performs Guy Barker's The Lanterne of Light, a concerto exploring the character of demons associated with the Seven Deadly Sins.

With works from past and present written especially for the BBC Concert Orchestra, music by Jonny Greenwood, Guy Barker and Anne Dudley meet a world premiere by BBC CO composer in residence Dobrinka Tabakova and a work by BBC Proms Inspire composer Sarah Jenkins.


BBC Concert Orchestra
Bramwell Tovey conductor
Alison Balsom trumpet


Dobrinka Tabakova: Orpheus' Comet
Anne Dudley: Northern Lights
Guy Barker: Trumpet Concerto (The Lanterne of Light)
Jonny Greenwood: Suite from Norwegian Wood
Sarah Jenkins: And the sun stood still (World premiere)
Dobrinka Tabakova: Tectonic (World premiere)

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Queen Elizabeth Hall


£12 - £25
Booking fee: £3.50 (Members £0.00)
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