Events Calendar

The Planets: An HD Odyssey

Friday 7 June 2019, 7.30pm

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

NASA Interviews

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

Northampton Royal & Derngate
Guildhall Road
01604 624811