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Asian Tour – Sir Neville Marriner

29 March 2016 - 9 April 2016
Asia

Programmes Include:

  • Mozart Symphony No. 35 in D major K.385 (“Haffner”)
  • Mozart Piano Concerto No. 25 in C major K.503
  • Mozart Piano Concerto No. 22 in E flat major K.482
  • Bizet Symphony No. 1 in C major
  • Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a Theme (by Thomas Tallis)

 

Overview

Sir Neville Marriner leads the Academy on tour to Asia in the weeks preceding his 92nd birthday. The sublime Angela Hewitt joins the tour in Macau, Beijing and Shanghai performing Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 25, before pianist Yeol Eum Son performs Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 22 with the Academy in her native South Korea (Seoul and Yongin). The tour concludes with performances in Osaka and Tokyo, with Sir Neville conducting the orchestra in works by Prokofiev, Vaughan Williams and Beethoven.

Tour tickets

29 March 2016
Tuesday
Macau Cultural Centre, Macau
31 March 2016
Thursday
National Centre for the Performing Arts, Beijing, China
1 April 2016
Friday
Shanghai Symphony Orchestra Hall, Shanghai, China
4 April 2016
Monday
Seoul Arts Centre, Seoul, South Korea
No Tickets
5 April 2016
Tuesday
Samsung Centre, Yongin, South Korea
No Tickets
7 April 2016
Thursday
Osaka Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan
9 April 2016
Saturday
Tokyo Opera City, Tokyo, Japan

Image credit: Mark Allan