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September Surprise

26 September 2015, 8:00 pm

- £17 – £18
London Firebird Orchestra

London Firebird Orchestra

Conductor Jonathan Bloxham 
Piano Bobby Chen
Soprano Lisa Rijmer


Mozart Overture to Idomeneo, K. 366
Beethoven Piano Concerto no. 1 in C, Op. 15
Arias from operas by Mozart & Handel
Haydn Symphony no. 94 in G (‘The Surprise’)


Lisa Rijmer

Lisa Rijmer

A spectacular opening concert at Bath’s beautiful Pump Room to launch the new-look Bath Recitals’ 2015/16 season.

This captivating programme presents music by the giants of the classical age with Beethoven’s mighty first Piano Concerto, works by Mozart and Haydn’s exquisite Surprise Symphony.  Filled with charm, wit and grandeur and appropriately performed in the glorious Pump Room – where Haydn himself performed when he visited Bath in August 1791.

Bobby Chen

Bobby Chen

“London Firebird Orchestra and guests hog the limelight”
The Evening Standard

The London Firebird Orchestra under the baton of prize-winning young conductor Jonathan Bloxham will be joined by internationally renowned pianist Bobby Chen and the dazzling soprano Lisa Rijmer.

“Bobby Chen is an armour-clad player of complete technique”
International Piano Magazine

The London Firebird Orchestra performs at London’s Royal Festival Hall and Queen Elizabeth Hall receiving enthusiastic coverage in The Times, Evening Standard, Classical Music Magazine and BBC Radio London.


£18 / £17 Discovery cardholders

Book your tickets at the Bath Box Office

Details

Date:
26 September 2015
Time:
8:00 pm
Cost:
£17 – £18
Website:
http://bathboxoffice.org.uk/whatson/september-surprise-with-the-london-firebird-orchestra/

Organiser

Bath Recitals

Venue

Pump Room
Abbey Church Yard
Bath, BA1 1LZ
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Phone:
Bath Box Office 01225 463362

Details

Date:
26 September 2015
Time:
8:00 pm
Cost:
£17 – £18
Website:
http://bathboxoffice.org.uk/whatson/september-surprise-with-the-london-firebird-orchestra/

Organiser

Bath Recitals

Venue

Pump Room
Abbey Church Yard
Bath, BA1 1LZ
+ Google Map
Phone:
Bath Box Office 01225 463362