The Hallé in Sheffield: February 2018

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Friday 16th February 2018

Sheffield City Hall, Sheffield

Tickets from £5.60

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Grieg - Peer Gynt: Selection
R. Strauss - Horn Concerto No.1
Sibelius - Symphony No. 2

Conductor
Jonathon Heyward

Featuring:
Laurence Rogers, horn

Grieg’s Peer Gynt includes a glorious depiction of dawn, the thrilling Hall of the Mountain King and much more. No wonder it remains so popular! Laurence Rogers is soloist in Richard Strauss’s youthful First Horn Concerto, firmly established, along with those of Mozart, as one of the best and most loved concertos for the instrument.

First performed in 1902, Sibelius’s Second Symphony immediately became an emblem for Finnish people in their battles against Russian oppression. Sibelius hadn’t intended such a purpose, but a sense of heroic struggle still lies at its core.

(Image credit: The Hallé)

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This event is managed by Sheffield City Hall. Tickets are available online at www.sheffieldcityhall.co.uk, through the ticket hotline on 0114 2 789 789 and in person at the Sheffield City Hall Box Office.