Urban Classic

Feat. Fazer, Ms Dynamite, Devlin, Skepta and the BBC Symphony Orchestra

3 March 2012 / 19:30

£10 - 20

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N-Dubz leading producer Fazer and top UK urban artists Ms Dynamite, Skepta and Devlin share the stage for one night only with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, in a unique mash-up of musical cultures featuring breakthrough anthems, massive hits and exciting new material. 

Behind the scenes with Fazer

During the evening you will also experience the full power of the 80-piece strong BBC Symphony Orchestra in the classical pieces Iron Foundry by Alexander Mosolov  and Lollapalooza by John Adams. As part of the Music Nation weekend, this event will be the first performance of new arrangements by Ayanna Witter-Johnson and Jason Yarde.

Behind the scenes with Ms Dynamite

For Urban Classic, the BBC Symphony Orchestra will be conducted by Jules Buckley, fresh from his collaboration with Basement Jaxx and the Metropole Orchestra, where he is Principal Guest Conductor.

Post-show ClubStage
DJ Policy

Skepta - Hold On

Devlin - Runaway feat. Yasmin

Part of Music Nation
A weekend of live music events devised and led by the BBC, and the first nationwide countdown event for the London 2012 Festival.

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This event is part of:
Summer Music 2012
Barbican Weekender: ticketed events
Barbican Weekender

Produced by the Barbican and the BBC Symphony Orchestra in association with Bigga Fish and Serious

Supported by Create

Part of London 2012 Festival

Barbican Contemporary Music
Londonís home to the boldest new jazz, world, folk, contemporary classical, rock, pop & electronic music from across the globe.


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