A Russian Spectacular


Saturday 30th March 2019

The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Tickets from £15.50 (including booking fees); Under 30s discount available

Concert begins at 7.30pm
Approximate finishing time 9.30pm

Tchaikovsky - Overture 1812
Shostakovich - Festive Overture
Prokofiev - Romeo and Juliet: extracts
Rachmaninov - Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Tchaikovsky - Eugene Onegin: Polonaise
Khachaturian - Spartacus: Adagio
Shostakovich - Tea for Two
Stravinsky - Scherzo à la Russe

Stephen Bell

Danny Driver, piano

Russia’s extraordinary musical legacy is almost impossible to match. The grandeur and drama of a Russian melody will stir and excite you, love themes will break your heart, and music will, quite literally, go off with a bang! Stephen Bell will lead you through a magnificent selection of Russia’s greatest hits, including Rachmaninov’s gorgeous Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini performed by the wonderful pianist, Danny Driver.

(Image credit: Richard Haughton)

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