The best of Russia comes to Saffron Hall. Legendary conductor Yuri Temirkanov leads the renowned St Petersburg Philharmonic through suites from two of the best-loved ballets in the repertoire, including Prokofiev’s grand-canvas response to Shakespeare’s tale of star-cross’d lovers. Towering Russian pianist Nikolai Lugansky performs Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Rachmaninov’s most lavishly romantic and popular score.
This concert will finish at approximately 9.20pm
Prokofiev 'Romeo & Juliet' Suite selected by Yuri Temirkanov
Rachmaninov Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Ravel Daphnis et Chloé Suite No.2