Marin Alsop, Artist in Residence at Southbank Centre, is conducting ten performances of Beethoven’s Symphony No.9 as part of the global project All Together: A Global Ode to Joy.
Each partner around the world is creating their own translation and re-imagining the music in their own way.
Beyond Beethoven 9 is generously supported by the David and Jennifer Sieff Charitable Trust and the performance on Thursday 16 April is dedicated to David Sieff.
With additional support from Alexander Graham and Luke Mayhew.
PerformersNational Youth Orchestra of Great Britain
RepertoireBeethoven: Symphony No.9 (Choral) (with three new commissions interspersed before and between the movements of the original work)
Please note that there is no interval in this performance.
Saturday 18 April at 11.30am. The Clore Ballroom, Level 2, Royal Festival Hall: free events and activities throughout the day.