GLINKA Ruslan and Lyudmila Overture
RACHMANINOFF O, ne riday moy, Paolo from Francesca da Rimini
DVOŘÁK Song to the Moon from Rusalka
STRAVINSKY No word from Tom from The Rake’s Progress
RODRIGO Concierto de Aranjuez
NYMAN Where the Bee Dances
MUSSORGSKY Pictures at an Exhibition
Laura Fagan Soprano
Jess Gillam Saxophone
Sean Shibe Classical guitar
Jamie Phillips Conductor
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Hear the music of Mussorgsky, Rodrigo, Glinka, Dvořák, Rachmaninoff, Nyman and Stravinsky, performed by some of the UK’s most brilliant young musicians and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
Soprano Lauren Fagan, guitarist Sean Shibe and star of the Last Night of the Proms, saxophonist Jess Gillam are all brought together under the baton of yet another rising star, conductor Jamie Phillips.
A varied repertoire will include arias by Rachmaninoff and Stravinsky, the famous Concierto de Aranjuez, and Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition.
This concert is one of the headline events of the Royal Albert Hall’s 2019 Love Classical season, which celebrates some of the most distinctive and original voices in classical music today.
Repertoire subject to change.
Watch this video of Jess Gillam courtesy of The Royal Albert Hall.