Vladimir Ashkenazy & Gautier Capuçon

SSO Gala

Vladimir Ashkenazy & Gautier Capuçon


Thu / 3 Oct 2019 / 7:30PM


Esplanade Concert Hall


Manfred Overture

Cello Concerto in A minor, Op. 129

- Intermission -

Symphony No. 4 in F minor, Op. 36

Romantic Spirits

The dark poetry of Schumann’s Manfred Overture, the impassioned Cello Concerto and the fiery heart of Tchaikovsky’s Fourth Symphony. The internationally celebrated master conductor Vladimir Ashkenazy returns in an unmissable pairing with the illustrious French cellist Gautier Capuçon in this concert of arch-Romantic fervour.

Among the constellation of young cellists, Gautier Capuçon shines brightly...  - The Telegraph

Attend This Concert

For a night of pure artistry and high Romantic music. Cello enthusiasts should take note, as do fans of great conductors.


  • Vladimir Ashkenazy, conductor
  • Gautier Capuçon, cello

Pre-concert Talk:

  • 6.30pm | library@esplanade

Standard Tickets:

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

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Supported by

Ambassade de France
In association with the Opening of the 2019 Voilah! Festival

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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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