Carmina Burana

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Plus Alice-Sara Ott performs Saint-Saëns

Sun 20 Dec 2020 7.00pm - 8.55pm
Barbican Hall, London

Saint-Saëns Piano Concerto No 2
Interval
Orff Carmina Burana

Gianandrea Noseda conductor
Alice Sara Ott piano
Christina Poulitsi soprano
Sunnyboy Dladla tenor
Elliot Madore baritone
Tiffin Boys’ Choir
London Symphony Chorus
Simon Halsey chorus director
London Symphony Orchestra

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Part of the 2020/21 Season 

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Recommended by Classic FM 

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Life, lust, and roasted swans: experience Carl Orff’s Carmina Burana, in a roof-raising seasonal performance with Gianandrea Noseda and the full London Symphony Chorus.

The medieval monks who wrote the words to Carl Orff’s Carmina Burana certainly knew how to enjoy themselves, and with Gianandrea Noseda, an expanded LSO and the massed voices of the LSO Chorus, Orff’s outrageous (and very secular) cantata is all-but guaranteed to bring the house down.

There’s absolutely nothing sacred about this choral blockbuster to end all choral blockbusters: just hummable melodies, unstoppable energy, bad behaviour and the lingering tang of Old Spice. But before the wheel of fate starts turning, the brilliant Alice Sara Ott whirls her way through Saint-Saëns’ most famous piano concerto – the one that’s said to begin in a church and end in a tavern.