Kavakos Plays Korngold

SSO Gala

Kavakos Plays Korngold


Fri / 17 Jan 2020 / 7:30PM


Esplanade Concert Hall


Scherzo Capriccioso

Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35

- Intermission -

Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Op. 74 "Pathétique"

Melodic Magnificence

Two highly respected masters - of the baton and of the bow - return to Singapore in this unmissable concert. The virtuoso Greek violinist Leonidas Kavakos with Korngold’s tuneful, Hollywood-inspired Violin Concerto; while veteran Austrian maestro Hans Graf conducts Tchaikovsky’s masterpiece, the epic Pathétique Symphony.

Attend This Concert

For a wealth of appealing melody played by a wealth of musical experience.


  • Hans Graf, conductor
  • Leonidas Kavakos, violin

Pre-concert Talk:

  • 6.30pm | library@esplanade

Standard Tickets:

$98, $78, $58, $38, $25

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Admission Advice:

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.

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