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  2. 2014
  3. May
  4. City University Symphony Orchestra: Saint-Saëns' 'Egyptian' Concerto

May

23

Friday

City University Symphony Orchestra: Saint-Saëns' 'Egyptian' Concerto

7.30pm

Concerts

Public

Series: City Summer Sounds Music Festival

BOOKING IS VIA THE LSO ST LUKE'S WEBSITE

Anthony Weeden, conductor
Ben Schoeman,  piano

Programme

Grieg - Bell Ringing
Saint-Saëns - Piano Concerto No 5 in F major ('The Egyptian')
Grieg - Symphonic Dances

nullBen Schoeman, one of South Africa's foremost pianists, joins City University Symphony Orchestra to perform Saint-Saëns' last piano concerto, popularly known as 'The Egyptian'. Written on one of Saint-Saëns frequent winter vacations to Egypt, the music is infused with exotic influences from Java, Spain and the Middle East. Grieg's lively Symphonic Dances and Bell Ringing (Klokkenlang) complete the programme as the Orchestra makes a return visit to LSO St Luke's.

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When & where

7.30pm - 9.00pmFriday 23rd May 2014

LSO St Luke’s Old Street London EC1V 9NG United Kingdom

Contact Details

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