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Prom 52

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Royal Albert HallKensington Gore, London, Greater London, SW7 2AP, United Kingdom
On Wednesday 23 August 2017 at 19:30
Festival: BBC Proms

Have you ever wondered about the story behind Dvovák’s haunting Symphony No. 9, with its yearning Largo and its ebullient, dancing Scherzo? Originally devised by Gerard McBurney and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, this newly remounted Beyond the Score ® performance combines actors, projections and live musical examples to explore the history of this enduringly popular orchestral classic. In the second half, Sir Mark Elder and the Hallé give a complete performance of the symphony. A fascinating, dramatic insight into one of the great works of the symphonic repertoire. 

Tickets £7.50 - £40.

Henry Goodman with Sir Mark Elder and the Hallé © BBC | Chris Christodoulou
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