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Saturday 17th October 2020

The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Tickets from £16.50 (including booking fees)

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Saturday 17 October 2020 - 7.30pm
Approximate finishing time - 9.30pm

Mendelssohn - Hebrides Overture (Fingal’s Cave)
Tchaikovsky - Violin Concerto
Beethoven - Symphony No.7

Ben Palmer

Kristine Balanas , violin

A regular guest conductor with the Hallé, Ben Palmer opens this concert of classical greats with Mendelssohn’s evocative Hebrides Overture; inspired by the composer’s memorable visit to Fingal’s Cave, it conjures up the sights and sounds of Scotland. Award-winning Latvian violinist Kristine Balanas performs one of the greatest works written for the violin, Tchaikovsky’s striking Violin Concerto. Beethoven’s Seventh Symphony draws this programme to a close. Beginning in sombre mood, the work gives way to a surprising lightness and its unbounded finale is filled with unrestrained joy.

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