London Symphony Orchestra/Daniel Harding

Mark-Anthony Turnage Residency

7 February 2013 / 19:30
Hall


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Sibelius Oceanides
Beethoven Piano Concerto No 3
Mark-Anthony Turnage New work (world premiere, LSO commission)

Daniel Harding conductor
Lars Vogt piano
London Symphony Orchestra

Mark Anthony Turnage’s Speranza (‘Hope’) is a monument to the power of optimism in a bleak world – ‘I started working on the piece while thinking about the absence of hope. I wanted to lift people up.’ Beethoven’s Third Piano Concerto offers the composer’s trademark thundering drama juxtaposed with sweet grace. While Tapiola spoke of forest Gods, the rippling Oceanides breathes life into the female water spirits of Greek mythology.





This event is part of:
LSO 2012–2013 multibuy
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All classical music events - 2012–2013 season


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