BBC SSO 2023/24: Thursday Night Series - Stravinsky & Turnage
- THIS EVENT HAS EXPIRED
- Dates and times
- 12th Oct 2023
- Under 14s should be accompanied by an adult
Book between 4 and 15 concerts in the BBC SSO’s Thursday Night Series and save up to 30%. Seniors are entitled to an extra 5% off. Your discount will be automatically applied at the online checkout.
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Stravinsky & Turnage
BEETHOVEN Leonore Overture No.2 (c.14 mins)
MARK-ANTHONY TURNAGE Your Rockaby* (c.22 mins)
UNSUK CHIN Subito con forza (c.5 mins)
STRAVINSKY Orpheus (c.30 mins)
Martin Robertson, soprano saxophone*
Ryan Wigglesworth, conductor
A tale of courage with a cross-dressing heroine. A Greek demigod, restyled on art deco lines by a genius who transcended cultures. And a jazz-fuelled night ride through the imagination of playwright Samuel Beckett. It’s all here, because there’s no story that music can’t tell in the hands of a visionary composer and performers who mean every note. Chief Conductor Ryan Wigglesworth directs Beethoven’s Leonore overture and Stravinsky’s Orpheus, with Martin Robertson as soloist in the moody, impassioned sax concerto that Mark-Anthony Turnage wrote specially for him. There’s a bonus item too, an explosive homage to Beethoven from one of the world’s most exciting – and unpredictable – living composers, Unsuk Chin.
Tickets: £30, £25, £20, £15
Concessions: £6.00 - Under 26s, Students (in full-time education), Registered Unemployed to the Thursday Night Series.
50% Discount - Registered Disabled
*** Age Restrictions: Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult. ***
No Booking Fee. A transaction fee of £1.50 is charged for online bookings and £1.75 for phone bookings. Postage, where applicable, is charged at £1.00 to UK addresses. E-tickets are free of charge.
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Fulfilment Fee - £1.95
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