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SCO 18/19: Altstaedt plays Schumann Cello Concerto

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SCO 18/19: Altstaedt plays Schumann Cello Concerto


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£31.00, £27.00, £22.00 and £17.00
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0141 353 8000
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Dates and times

Friday 9 November 2018
7:30PM - 10:30PM

Priority booking for the 2018/19 Concert Season is now open for SCO subscribers (4 or more concerts).  

General Onsale 10th May 2018.

WAGNER Siegfried Idyll (18’)

SCHUMANN Cello Concerto (25’)

SUCKLING Meditation (after Donne) World Premiere (10’)

BEETHOVEN Symphony No 8 (26’)


Marking the centenary of the Armistice, this special event represents a musical response to the legacy of war and the feelings of commemoration, love, loss, joy and peace it brings. Suckling’s Meditation is bound to be intriguing, with the inclusion of bells pealing from across Scotland. With the added luxury of one of the Season’s headline artists, Nicolas Altstaedt, a highly creative director and cellist in Schumann’s hugely expressive Concerto, the programme opens with Wagner’s beautiful lullaby and is completed with a work of brightness, optimism and good humour – Beethoven’s Eighth Symphony.

COMPOSER INSIGHTS, 6.30pm: Martin Suckling explores his new work Meditation (after Donne).

Proudly sponsored and match funded by and Culture & Business Fund Scotland 

Collection in aid of Poppyscotland


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Candleriggs, Glasgow, G1 1NQ

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