Britten Sinfonia / Ian Bostridge

4 May 2013 / 19:30

Tickets £8 – 32

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Mahler "Adagietto" from Symphony No 5
Henze L'heure bleu
Schubert arr. Detlev Glanert
Lied im Grünen (London premiere)
Viola (world premiere)
Waldesnacht (world premiere )
Schubert Notturno in E flat for Piano Trio
Britten Nocturne

Britten Sinfonia
Jacqueline Shave
Ian Bostridge tenor

World-renowned tenor Ian Bostridge concludes Britten Sinfonia’s first Barbican season, performing repertoire weaving themes of sleep and night with the music of Schubert and Britten. This evocative programme includes the premiere of three Schubert songs arranged for voice and orchestra by Detlev Glanert, a composer acclaimed for his lyrical gifts and modern perspective on the Romantic past. The concert closes with Britten’s magical and dream-like orchestral song cycle Nocturne , to mark his centenary year.

Running time TBC

Part of Britten Sinfonia 2012–2013 multibuy
Part of All classical music events - 2012–2013 season
Part of Britten Sinfonia 2012–2013


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