Barbican Concerts

Mendelssohn 'Italian' Symphony

Sun 23 Mar 2014 7.30pm - Barbican Hall, London

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Alina Ibragimova

Alina Ibragimova

Sir John Eliot Gardiner

Sir John Eliot Gardiner

MENDELSSOHN Overture: Ruy Blas
SCHUMANN Violin Concerto in D minor
MENDELSSOHN Symphony No 4 (‘Italian’)

Sir John Eliot Gardiner conductor
Alina Ibragimova violin
London Symphony Orchestra

Sir John Eliot Gardiner continues his journey through Mendelssohn’s orchestral works with the Ruy Blas overture – based on Victor Hugo’s tragic drama – and his Italy-inspired Fourth Symphony, never published in Mendelssohn’s lifetime, despite the critics citing it a gem.


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