Thursday 3 October 2019 7:30pm Liverpool Philharmonic Hall
Liadov Baba Yaga
Shostakovich Violin Concerto No.1
Richard Strauss Death and Transfiguration
Stravinsky Symphony in Three Movements
Vasily Petrenko conductor
Sergey Krylov violin
Classic Intro - 6.15pm, Music Room
Stephen Johnson, classical music writer, composer and broadcaster, talks about Shostakovich’s Violin Concerto No.1Are you sitting comfortably? Because Vasily Petrenko wants to tell you a story. There’s Baba Yaga, the Russian witch. There’s Richard Strauss, a young artist imagining the infinite, in dazzling orchestral sound.
And there’s Igor Stravinsky – celebrating the end of the Second World War amid the bright lights of Hollywood. Sheer entertainment, but when the superb Russian violinist Sergey Krylov makes his Liverpool debut with Shostakovich’s powerful First Violin Concerto, expect the emotion to run deep.
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Thu 26 - Fri 27 September 2019 7:30pm Liverpool Philharmonic Hall
Following on from their hugely successful tour in 2017/18, the award-winning Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra and the nation's premier Beatles group, The Bootleg Beatles, join forces once again to deliver a Beatles experience like no other.