Philharmonic Orchestra

Locations
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Category
Performance
Date(s)
Sunday 1st December 2013 (19:30-22:00)
Contact

Email: c.holmes@bham.ac.uk

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Daniele Rosina conductor 

Sibelius - Symphony No. 1 in E minor
Smetana - The Prague Carnival ‘Sarka’ from Ma Vlast
Stravinsky - Circus Polka 

Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by the University’s Director of Orchestra Studies Daniele Rosina, present a rare opportunity to hear two lesser known, novel works by Stravinsky and Smetana along with Symphony No. 1 by Sibelius. The Prague Carnival is one of Smetana’s final works while Stravinsky’s Circus Polka was originally a ballet score commissioned and performed in 1942 by famed choreographer George Balanchine and the Barnum & Bailey Circus for fifty elephants and fifty human dancers.

Cost: £10, £8 concessions, £3 students

Tickets are available on the door or email c.holmes@bham.ac.uk