A thrilling Viola Concerto featuring one of today’s foremost violists, Lawrence Power, plus a short but inventive symphony all brought together with a jubilant and joyous close. Britten Sinfonia and Thomas Adès’ Beethoven partnership, described by The Times as “dazzlingly played… impelled by Thomas Adès’ impassioned conducting” returns to Saffron Hall with Symphonies No.7 and No.8.
In Conversation – 6.30pm
Lawrence Power discusses Gerald Barry’s new Viola Concerto in this pre-concert talk (free to ticket holders).
Beethoven Symphony No.7
Gerald Barry Viola Concerto (world premiere)
Beethoven Symphony No.8