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Myths and Fairytales III

Sunday 4 March 2018, 3.00pm

HUMPERDINCK Hansel and Gretel: Prelude

WAGNER Wesendonck Lieder

GRIEG Excerpts from Peer Gynt

Alexander Shelley Conductor
Madeleine Shaw Mezzo-soprano

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

This ethereal concert explores the nostalgic sound-worlds of Humperdinck, Wagner and Grieg. Humperdinck’s stirring opening Prelude is where the magical story begins, leading into Wagner’s delightful Wesendonck Lieder, performed here by exceptional mezzo-soprano Madeleine Shaw.

This atmospheric programme concludes with excerpts from Grieg’s ever-popular and lyrical Peer Gynt.

EnCue by Octava – enriching your concert experience

We invite you to enjoy an enhanced live listening experience, exclusive to the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra's Myths and Fairytales series. EnCue by Octava is a downloadable concert-enhancing app that delivers real-time programme notes to your mobile or tablet device. Connect to the venue's WiFi and enrich your listening experience throughout the concert(s) by viewing real-time information about the works you hear; at the exact moment the action is happening on stage.

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More in the Myths and Fairytales Series:

I: Leonard Elschenbroich performs Tchaikovsky
II: Susanne Hou performs Tchaikovsky
III: Madeleine Shaw performs Wagner
IV: Jayson Gillham performs Chopin

Supported by:
brand bartlett

Ticket information

Tickets: £40, £32.50, £25, £15

Booking fees may apply

Cadogan Hall
Sloane Terrace
020 7730 4500