Including excerpts from:
STRAUSS Also sprach Zarathustra
JOHN ADAMS Short ride in a fast machine
BEETHOVEN Symphony No 5
HOLST ‘Jupiter’ from The Planets
(audience participation piece)
MESSIAEN Les offrandes oubliées
SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No 10
CHARLES IVES The Unanswered Question
JOHN WILLIAMS Flying Theme from ‘E.T.’
Elim Chan conductor
London Symphony Orchestra
Tickets: for more information and tickets please visit the Music Academy of the West website.
Kepler, an interstellar traveller, has beamed herself down to earth. Having found the Voyager space probe and its precious Golden Record, she looks through its contents and explores the great classical masterpieces and their impact on humankind.
Journey to the stars with your family and the London Symphony Orchestra in this space-themed family concert. Sing along with our stellar participation piece and help get Kepler home to her distant galaxy.
Devised and scripted by Gareth Davies
Voyager film directed and created by Victor Craven
The lead sponsors of the London Symphony Orchestra partnership are Linda and Michael Keston and Mary Lynn and Warren Staley.
Additional support has been provided in remembrance of Léni Fé Bland.