Stravinsky’s Firebird, Ravel, Prokofiev & Anna Clyne
Anna Clyne This Midnight Hour
Prokofiev Violin Concerto No.2
Ravel Mother Goose Suite
Stravinsky The Firebird Suite (1919)
Alexander Shelley Conductor
Fumiaki Miura Violin
Explore a host of enchanting soundscapes with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra’s Principal Associate Conductor, Alexander Shelley. Opening tonight’s concert is the 2015 work, This Midnight Hour, by London-born Anna Clyne – the GRAMMY-nominated composer of acoustic and electro-acoustic music.
The RPO warmly welcomes back its 2021/22 Artist-in-Residence, Fumiaki Miura, for a performance of Prokofiev’s Second Violin Concerto, before we’re whisked off to fairytale lands with Ravel’s magical Mother Goose Suite. Closing the performance is Stravinsky’s spellbinding The Firebird – telling tales of magical feathers, princesses, princes and palaces.
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