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Orchestra

Colour Series - Orange

The BBC Concert Orchestra and Principal Conductor Bramwell Tovey paint a musical portrait of the colour orange.

Fire. Sunrise. Sunset. Oranges. Warmth. Carrots. Energy. Pumpkins. Danger. We discover how orange has been melodically interpreted through great classics and music of today.

Part of the BBC Concert Orchestra’s new, occasional series of concerts inspired by colours, this performance features Michael Torke's Ecstatic Orange, music that passes through an uplifted frenzy of kaleidoscopic episodes associated with different shades of orange.

Performers

BBC Concert Orchestra
Bramwell Tovey conductor
pianist to be announced

Repertoire

Frederick Delius: Daybreak dance from Florida Suite
Jonathan Dove: Sunshine (London premiere)
Falla: Nights in the Gardens of Spain for piano & orchestra
Sibelius: Nightride and Sunrise
Michael Torke: Ecstatic orange
Prokofiev: The Love for Three Oranges Suite

Dates & times

6 Jun 2019
Approximate run time: 150 mins
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where

Queen Elizabeth Hall

Pricing

£12 - £25
Booking fee: £3.00 (Members £0.00)
£12, £18, £25

Concessions

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