Schoenberg's 'A Survivor from Warsaw' and Beethoven's Fifth
Wed Nov 28 2012
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Thu Nov 22 2012
London Philharmonic Orchestra and Gentlemen of the London Philharmonic Choir under Vladimir Jurowski, with Robert Hayward (narrator), Omar Ebrahim (Fucik), Malcolm Sinclair (Voice); directed by Annabel Arden.
Beethoven's Overture to 'Fidelio'; Arnold Schoenberg's 'Ode to Napoleon' for reciter, piano and string quartet, Op 41; 'A Survivor from Warsaw', Op 46; and Luigi Nono's 'Julius Fucik'; segueing into Beethoven's Symphony No 5.
(Note: at 6.15pm in RFH, a free pre-concert event: composer and academic Silvina Milstein looks at the works of Nono and Schoenberg. Plus, a free post-concert event in The Clore Ballroom Floor, in which artists involved in the performance discuss the evening's programme.)