Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony (booking not yet open)


Wednesday 21st April 2021 - Sunday 25th April 2021

The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Tickets from £14.50 (including booking fees)

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Wednesday 21 April 2021 - 2.15pm
Thursday 22 April 2021 - 7.30pm
Sunday 25 April 2021 - 4pm

Approximate running time - 120 minutes

Verdi - Overture: Sicilian Vespers
Shostakovich - Concerto No.1 for Piano, Trumpet and Strings
Tchaikovsky - Symphony No.5

Daniele Rustioni

Heejae Kim, piano
Gareth Small, trumpet

Opera is in Daniele Rustioni’s bloodstream, as will doubtless be evident in Verdi’s dramatic curtain-raiser to his Sicilian Vespers. Heejae Kim, holder of the 2015 Terence Judd-Hallé Orchestra Prize, is a wonderful musician, whose visits are eagerly anticipated. She’s heard, together with the Hallé’s own Gareth Small, in Shostakovich’s exciting First Piano Concerto, whose energetic Finale always brings the house down. Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony is haunted by a recurring theme synonymous with Fate; among its inspired gems is the slow movement’s glorious main tune, renowned as among the great moments for solo horn in the repertoire.

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