Karelia Suite

The Finnish maestro Leif Segerstam conducts the London Schools Symphony Orchestra in a varied programme that opens and closes with tributes to the eternal city of Rome. His daughter Pia joins the players in the first half for a rare performance of Britten's cello masterpiece. Berlioz's 'Roman Carnival'; Britten's Symphony for Cello and Orchestra, Op 68; Sibelius's 'Karelia Suite', Op 11; and Respighi's 'Pines of Rome'.


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