Blackburn Symphony Concert with Martin Roscoe

Blackburn Symphony Concert with Martin Roscoe

Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 19:30

Our musical journey starts with Chabrier's uplifting Joyeuse Marche. Travel to America for Gershwin's famous Rhapsody in Blue , with soloist Martin Roscoe.

During his illustrious career, Martin Roscoe has become one of the UK's most loved and respected pianists. With his extensive repertoire, consumate musicianship and immediate connection with audiences, he is in great demand as a concerto soloist, chamber musician and recitalist. Martin appears regularly at Wigmore Hall and has long-standing associations with many of the UK's leading orchestras such as the BBC Philharmonic and BBC Scottish Symphony. A prolific recording artists, Martin has a distinguished discography and is one of the the most broadcast pianists on BBC radio.

We love to be in America! Join the dance with Berstein's Symphonic Dances from West Side Story

The concert rounds off with Bizet's L'Arlesienne Suite No 2 , and Ravel's compelling Bolero

*This concert is in partnership with Ribble Valley Piano Festival*

Joyeuse marche
Emmanuel Chabrier (1841-1894)
Rhapsody in Blue
George Gershwin (1898-1937)
Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990)
L'Arlesienne Suite No 2
Georges Bizet (1838-1875)
Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)


Croston Theatre, Westholme Upper School
Meins Road
Blackburn BB2 6QU
United Kingdom
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£13, under 18s free
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