Discovery Day: Tippett

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Sun 22 Apr 2018 10.00am - 5.00pm
Barbican Hall, London

Schedule*:

10am–1pm
LSO rehearsal at the Barbican Hall conducted by Sir Simon Rattle rehearsing Tippett’s The Rose Lake and Mahler’s Symphony No 10

2.30–5pm
Talk at LSO St Luke’s with Tippett’s biographer Oliver Soden, plus a chamber music performance with an LSO String Quartet plus Tippett's songs performed by Laura Roberts (piano) and Jöel Terrin (Guildhall School baritone).

*Schedule is subject to change

Tickets: £20 (£16 concessions). Afternoon only £15 (no concessions, available from the Box Office on 020 7638 8891 only)

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Part of the 2017/18 season


Please note that finish times are approximate and subject to change.

In the morning session, the LSO rehearses Tippett’s The Rose Lake and Mahler's Tenth Symphony with Sir Simon Rattle. This is followed by an afternoon at LSO St Luke's exploring Michael Tippett through a talk by Oliver Soden and chamber music, including a performance of Tippett's String Quartet No 5 (2nd movement) performed by an LSO quartet: Clare Duckworth, Tom Norris (violins), Malcolm Johnston (viola) and Eve-Marie Carravassilis (cello); 'Caliban’s Song' from The Tempest Suite, and 'Ich bin der welt abhanden gekommen' from Mahler's Ruckert Lieder performed by Laura Roberts (piano) and Jöel Terrin (Guildhall School baritone).