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Tadaaki Otaka conducts Belshazzar's Feast

Wednesday 6 May 2015, 7.30pm

ELGAR Cockaigne Overture (In London Town) 

ELGAR Sea Pictures 

WALTON Belshazzar's Feast

Tadaaki Otaka Conductor
Sarah Connolly Mezzo-soprano
Neal Davies Baritone
The Bach Choir

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra


A sumptuous concert of English masterworks, with Elgar’s evocative Sea Pictures performed by mezzo-soprano Sarah Connolly, a singer internationally celebrated for her exceptional musicality and expressive voice. The concert opens with Elgar’s charming Cockaigne Overture, which paints a vivid picture of a day in London and culminates in Walton’s magnificent Belshazzar’s Feast. For this masterpiece, composed on a grand scale, the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra is joined by The Bach Choir and the outstanding bass-baritone Neal Davies.


Ticket information

£58, £45, £38, £30, £25, £20, £15, £10

Booking fees may apply.

Royal Festival Hall
Belvedere Road
London
SE1 8XX
020 3879 9555
www.southbankcentre.co.uk