SSO Discovering Music!: Colourful Tales

SSO Discovering Music!: Colourful Tales

Sat, 18 Feb 2017, 4pm
Victoria Concert Hall

OVERVIEW

Join SSO Associate Conductor Jason Lai this February and explore how composers use stories and plays as an inspiration to write great music. Featuring colourful ballets based on folk tales like Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade and Stravinsky’s The Firebird, feast your ears on some truly incredible music!

Suitable for ages 5 and above. Family packages are available. 

Public sales: 12 Jul 16

FEATURING

Jason Lai, conductor/ presenter

PROGRAMME

VIVALDI

Winter from The Four Seasons:

I.  Allegro non molto

II. Largo

 

STRAVINSKY

First Movement from The Firebird Suite 

(1919 version)

 

RAVEL

Mother Goose Suite:

II.  Petit Poucet

III. Laideronnette, Impératrice des Pagodes

IV.  Les entretiens de la Belle et de la Bête

 

RIMSKY-

KORSAKOV

Scheherazade, Op. 35:

I. The Sea and Sinbad's Ship

II. The Tale of Prince Kalendar

 

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