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The Mighty Handful: Antonio Pappano and the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House

Antonio Pappano conducts a captivating concert programme that celebrates the award-winning Orchestra of the Royal Opera House.

Most recent performance

There are currently no scheduled performances of The Mighty Handful: Antonio Pappano and the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House. It was last on stage 8 February 2016 as part of the Winter 2015/16 season.

Background

The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, founded in 1946, is famed around the world for its interpretations of opera and ballet. The Orchestra take centre stage in this series of annual concert performances that celebrate the Orchestra and its work with Music Director Antonio Pappano.

Programme
Rimsky-Korsakov: Prelude and the Battle of Kerzhenets from The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh and the Maiden Fevroniya
Rimsky-Korsakov: Flight of the Bumblebee from The Tale of Tsar Sultan
Borodin: Symphony no.2
Musorgsky: St John’s Night on Bare Mountain
Cui: Prelude to Act III of William Ratcliff
Balakirev: Islamey

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