Wagner, Schumann and Beethoven | London Philharmonic Orchestra

Wagner, Schumann and Beethoven | London Philharmonic Orchestra

Sunday, May 19, 2013 - 15:00

A concert that has it all: embracing majesty, inspiring warmth, flashing virtuosity, touching romance and fortifying revolution. Be swept along by the processing glory of Wagner’s Overture to Die Meistersinger and the rapturous sweep of Schumann’s heartfelt Piano Concerto. Next comes utterly different Wagner; the intimate strains of the piece he arranged to be played on his wife’s birthday morning, Siegfried Idyll. To end, one of the most iconic pieces in all music: Beethoven’s musical vision of fate, his proclamation of victory over tyranny and fate – the ever-surprising and exhilarating Fifth Symphony.

Overture from Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, 'The Mastersingers of Nuremburg'
Richard Wagner (1813-1883)
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra in A minor
Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
Siegfried Idyll
Richard Wagner (1813-1883)
Symphony No 5 in C minor
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

Location

Congress Theatre
Carlisle Road
Eastbourne BN21 4BP
United Kingdom
50° 45' 44.5752" N, 0° 16' 58.2384" E
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Price: 
£12 - £24 (premium seats £28) Available from 01323 412000 Mon-Sat 10am-8pm, and Sunday if there is a performance.
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http://www.eastbournetheatres.co.uk
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