A Voyage of Invention | Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

A Voyage of Invention | Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 19:30

This programme celebrates the rich music heritage of Romania, beginning with Enescu’s neo-classical Suite No 2, full of spirit and vigour from the composer’s homeland. Renowned violinist Alexandru Tomescu pairs Saint-Saëns's inventive and impressionistic Violin Concerto No 3 with a musical gem of sheer romantic indulgence by little-known Romanian composer Ciprian Porumbescu. Nicknamed the ‘Jupiter’, Mozart’s final symphony is a true eighteenth-century tour de force and widely regarded as the zenith of the Classical period.

This concert is kindly supported by the Romanian Cultural Institute.

Suite No 2 in D major
George Enescu (1881-1955)
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra No 3 in B minor
Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921)
Ballade for violin and orchestra
Ciprian Porumbescu (1853-1883)
Symphony No 41 in C, 'Jupiter'
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)

Location

Cadogan Hall
5 Sloane Terrace
London SW1X 9DQ
United Kingdom
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