Ng Pei-Sian Plays Shostakovich

SEASON 2020/21 • SUBSCRIPTION CONCERT

Ng Pei-Sian Plays Shostakovich

The Hero Within

Ticket sales to be announced

Schedule

Fri / 30 Oct 2020 / 7:30PM
Sat / 31 Oct 2020 / 7:30PM

Venue

Esplanade Concert Hall

Featuring

  • Singapore Symphony Orchestra
  • Hans Graf, Chief Conductor
  • Ng Pei-Sian, cello

Programme

R. Strauss Macbeth, Op. 23

Shostakovich Cello Concerto No. 1 in E-flat major, Op. 107

- Intermission -

Beethoven Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Op. 55 “Eroica”

2 hrs 10 mins (with 20-min intermission)

Featuring

  • Singapore Symphony Orchestra
  • Hans Graf, Chief Conductor
  • Ng Pei-Sian, cello

Programme

R. Strauss Macbeth, Op. 23

Shostakovich Cello Concerto No. 1 in E-flat major, Op. 107

- Intermission -

Beethoven Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Op. 55 “Eroica”

2 hrs 10 mins (with 20-min intermission)

Our very own SSO Principal Cello Ng Pei-Sian stars in Shostakovich’s supreme First Cello Concerto, a work of unrelenting edge-of-your-seat energy and awe-inspiring darkness. Join him and SSO Chief Conductor Hans Graf in this sure-to-sell-out extravaganza that also includes Beethoven’s “Heroic” Third Symphony and Richard Strauss’s symphonic tale of Shakespeare’s Macbeth.

“Seething with passion and boiling with emotional turbulence”

The Straits Times on Ng Pei-Sian

Attend this Concert

To watch our popular Principal Cellist in action. We expect these concerts to sell out, so don’t hesitate.

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Pre-concert Talk

6.30pm | library@esplanade

Standard Tickets: $88, $68, $48, $38, $28, $15

10% Discount for Friends Season Pass holders / 20% discount for Gold Friends Season Pass holders #

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  • Valid for Cat 4 - Cat 6

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Beethoven Symphonies Concert Package (20% Discount on each ticket) #

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  • Minimum of 1 ticket per concert for a minimum of 4 concerts. Can be a mixture of price categories.
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  • Valid for Cat 1 - Cat 4

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  • Valid for Cat 1 - Cat 3

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Rating/ Age Limit

  • Children must be age 7 and above to be admitted into the hall.
  • Children under 7 will not be admitted into the hall, even with a ticket.
  • Please bring along proof of child’s age, such as a student concession pass, as random checks may be conducted at the venue.
  • Parents or guardians of children admitted are strongly encouraged to purchase aisle seats.
  • We reserve the right to ask parents to bring children out of the hall should they be disruptive during the performance.
  • No admission without a ticket.

Late Seating

  • You are strongly advised to be seated 15 minutes before the performance start time.
  • Latecomers will only be admitted at appropriate pauses during the show or during intermission, if any.

Photography/ Video Recording Rules

  • Non-flash photography is allowed during bows and applause. No photography when artistes are performing.
  • Unauthorised video recordings are strictly not allowed.

Photographs and videos will be taken at the event in which you may appear. Such photographs and videos may be displayed or published on SSG’s website, social media platforms, publications and publicity materials. By attending the event, you consent to the use of these photographs and videos for the foregoing purposes.

SEASON 2020/21 • SUBSCRIPTION CONCERT

Ng Pei-Sian Plays Shostakovich