Fri, 9 November at 19.30, Barbican Hall, Tickets: 30, 26, 21, 16, 12, 7
LA Philharmonic & Mattila
Sibelius’ first symphony, a rich, romantic work; his third, the start of a new, ‘clean’ direction; and music by Kaija Saariaho for star soprano Karita Mattila.
A concert that embodies the festival in one evening – we hear Sibelius’ first symphony, a rich, romantic work; his third, the start of a new, ‘clean’ direction; and music by Kaija Saariaho, one of the most original contemporary voices from Finland. Her song cycle Quatre instants was written for, and dedicated to, star soprano Karita Mattila.
Kaija Saariaho Quatre instants
Jean Sibelius Symphony No. 3 in C, Op. 52
Jean Sibelius Symphony No. 1 in E minor, Op. 39

Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Esa-Pekka Salonen conductor
Karita Mattila soprano

Promoted by the Barbican.


Tickets:
£30, £26, £21, £16, £12, £7
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