BBC National Orchestra of Wales – June 2020

BBC National Orchestra of Wales – June 2020
Our rousing series finale features Beethoven’s uplifting Egmont Overture – similar in style to his 5th Symphony and reflecting the heroism of a 16th century nobleman’s battle for freedom against the odds. This is followed by a sharp contrast, with the introspection and acceptance of fate, life and death that Richard Strauss brought to his final work, Four Last Songs, composed in 1948 when he was 84. Its sublime harmonies and orchestration place it near the pinnacle of 20th century musical genius. Ending the evening is one of Rachmaninov’s two best-known works, loved for its breadth, scale and its sumptuous 3rd movement Adagio theme.

Pre-Concert Talk (6.30pm to 7pm): Presented by members of the BBC NOW team.

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Saturday 13th June 2020 - 7:30pm

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Saturday 13th Jun 2020

Venue: Cheltenham Town Hall
Prices: £33.50, £28.50, £17.50, £13.50
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Part of the 2019-20 Cheltenham Concert Series.

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