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Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Repertoire

Wagner
The Flying Dutchman Overture
Sibelius
Violin Concerto
Tchaikovsky
Symphony No.4

Performers

Jack Liebeck
violin
Enrique Bátiz
conductor

A brand-new season of orchestral masterpieces gets off to a dramatic start with Wagner’s exhilarating Overture to The Flying Dutchman, one of his earliest operas. The Violin Concerto by Sibelius is among his best-loved works, combining passionate lyricism with dazzling display. The Concerto finds an exciting exponent in violinist Jack Liebeck, winner of the 2010 Classical BRIT Award for ‘Young British Performer of the Year’.

Tchaikovsky’s Fourth Symphony is one of his most powerful works, charting an intense struggle against the caprices of Fate, culminating in an electrifying finale in which the battle seems to have been won.

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