Wednesday 26th April 2023 - Sunday 30th April 2023
The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
Tickets (including fees) from £15.50 to £46; Under 30s and full-time student discount availableBook Now
Wednesday 26 April 2023 - 2.15pm
Thursday 27 April 2023 - 7.30pm
Sunday 30 April 2023 - 4pm
Fauré - Pavane (Model Music Curriculum Y1)
Poulenc - Organ Concerto
Dobrinka Tabakova - ARTIST IN RESIDENCE Orbis Factor: Sanctus
Saint-Saëns - Symphony No.3, ‘Organ’
Anna Lapwood, organ
In her debut with the Hallé, German conductor Corinna Niemeyer, Artistic and Music Director of the Orchestre de Chambre du Luxembourg, conducts French music, beginning with Fauré’s delicate Pavane bringing to mind a painting by Fragonard with graceful courtesans decked in elegant 18th-century costumes. Still in her twenties, Anna Lapwood, is firmly established as a leading organist, conductor and broadcaster, who made her combined Hallé and BBC Proms debut in 2021 with Saint-Saëns’s Third, so called ‘Organ’, Symphony. For her first Manchester Hallé visit, she also plays Poulenc’s eclectic concerto which veers in mood from jocularity and light-heartedness to the grave and profound, reflecting his rediscovery of his Christian faith around this time. Anna also plays a work composed especially for her, Sanctus from Dobrinka Tabakova’s Orbis Factor.
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