The Hebrides Overture
Piano Concerto No. 1
Symphony No. 9 (Great)
The Kammerorchester Basel was founded in 1926 by the famous musicologist Paul Sacher and now ranks as one of the most popular international chamber orchestras in Europe. The orchestra plays on both modern and period instruments and is known for combined programmes of old and new music.
This evening's concert is conducted by Heinz Holliger who is among the most versatile musical personalities of our time, talented as an oboist, conductor and composer. The programme includes his short composition for strings, Meta Arca.
The orchestra is joined by acclaimed concert pianist, writer, composer and painter, Stephen Hough for a performance of Mendelssohn's First Piano Concerto:
The concert concludes with Schubert's 'Great' Symphony No. 9 - pure musical majesty.
Venue Details & Map
5 Sloane TerraceLondonSW1X 9DQ
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- Public transport:
- Sloane Square