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Video streamed event and on demand: Schønwandt Conducts Scheherazade

Watch online on www.rsno.org.ukRoyal Scottish National OrchestraRecorded at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Saturday 13 November 202119:30
On demand until Monday 31 January 2022 23:59

A ruthless sultan, his beautiful young wife, and 1001 nights of stories from beyond the imagination. That was the inspiration behind Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade: a glittering, widescreen orchestral epic, drenched in full symphonic colour, and the climax of a concert that starts with Richard Strauss’ vision of the infinite, and features the ear-dazzling concerto that Ravel wrote for a pianist who’d lost an arm. Our soloist Kirill Gerstein can play it with one hand behind his back!

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