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Orchestral Concert: Monday 23 April 2018, 7.30pm

Orchestral Concert

Antonio Pappano conducts a concert programme that celebrates the award-winning Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, joined by baritone Christian Gerhaher.

Venue

Main Stage

Royal Opera House, Bow Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2E 9DD

Season

This event is part of the Spring 2017/18 season.

Background

Music Director Antonio Pappano conducts the internationally renowned Orchestra of the Royal Opera House in a concert of orchestral works on the main stage. One of the great ensembles of our day, the Orchestra has never achieved a higher standard than during its long relationship with Pappano, and this is another chance to hear the two together, alongside special guest, the star baritone Christian Gerhaher.

The programme includes Richard Strauss’s Metamorphosen, Frank Martin’s Sechs Monologe aus Jedermann, Shostakovich’s Eight British and American Folk Songs and Elgar’s Variations on an Original Theme (Enigma).