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Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra with Truls Mørk, cello

Venue: Cadogan Hall

Repertoire

Grieg
Peer Gynt Suite No. 1
Elgar
Cello Concerto
Bartók
Concerto for Orchestra

Performers

Edward Gardner
conductor
Truls Mørk
cello

Norway’s Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra was founded in 1765, and its rich history includes a period under the artistic direction of Edvard Grieg.

The orchestra’s recently appointed Chief Conductor is Edward Gardner, acclaimed for his work with English National Opera, who showcases his superb musicians here in a colourful and compelling programme, including Bartók’s virtuosic, orchestral showpiece, Concerto for Orchestra.

One of the outstanding cellists of today, Norwegian Truls Mørk, is the soloist for Elgar’s deeply-felt Cello Concerto.

Part of Zurich International Orchestra Series 2016‑17

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