Barbican Concerts

Gergiev's Tchaikovsky: Symphony No 4

NB: Change of concerto

Sun 25 Sep 2011 7.30pm - Barbican Hall, London

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Valery Gergiev

Valery Gergiev

BRAHMS Piano Concerto No 2
TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No 4

Valery Gergiev conductor
Nelson Freire piano
London Symphony Orchestra

The opening fanfare of Tchaikovsky’s Fourth Symphony heralds the grip of ‘Fate’ that permeates the whole of this symphony and embodies the composer’s resignation to a world full of the ‘unbroken alternation of hard reality with swiftly passing dreams and visions of happiness’.


Tickets: £10 £15 £19.50 £27 £35

Change of programme
At the request of the soloist, Brahms’ Piano Concerto No 2 will now be performed instead of Brahms’ Piano Concerto No 1

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We are delighted that Searcys restaurant on Level 1 will be opening specially for this concert from 5.30pm. Please visit their webpage on the Barbican website for menus and online booking.


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