R. STRAUSS Also Sprach Zarathustra: Introduction
J. STRAUSS II Blue Danube Waltz
J.S. BACH, ORCH. STOKOWSKI Toccata and Fugue in D minor
BEETHOVEN Symphony No.7: Allegretto
WILLIAMS Star Wars®: Main Theme
HOLST The Planets
Nick Davies Conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Gaze in wonder as breath-taking NASA images and footage are projected onto a giant screen, complementing Holst’s awe-inspiring suite, The Planets – inspired by the contrasting astrological qualities of the Solar System, featuring the much-loved movements, Mars and Jupiter.
Hear other well-known themes, synonymous with outer space, including Star Wars®, Also Sprach Zarathustra (featured in 2001: A Space Odyssey) and Beethoven’s Symphony No.7, Allegretto (featured in Disney’s© Fantasia). A truly multi-sensory event!
FREE: Join BBC Radio Northampton’s John Griff for a free Pre-Concert Talk with Nick Davies at 6.30pm