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Oramo and the BBC Symphony Orchestra at the Barbican – 13th April 2016

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The ever popular Sakari Oramo continues his exploration of great British orchestral music with Elgar’s ground-breaking first symphony and Bax’s  tone poem The Garden of Fand.

While Bax’s work evokes the Irish legend of the siren Fand, Elgar wrote of his masterful symphony: ‘There is no programme beyond a wide experience of human life with a great charity and a massive hope in the future.’  The Barbican welcomes back Australian composer and violist Brett Dean to play his concerto .

Programme

Bax The Garden of Fand

Brett Dean Viola concerto

Elgar Symphony No 1

Performers

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Sakari Oramo conductor

Brett Dean viola

If you would like further information or book tickets, visit the Barbican website here

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