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Jul
23
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BPO Pictures at an Exhibition
Jul 23 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

PICTURES AT AN EXHIBITION AND BOLERO

SUNDAY 23 JULY, 3PM

Box Office opens 2.00pm

Doors to Concert hall opens 2.30pm

Join BPO in a journey through a kaleidoscope of musical colour and symphonic favourites. From the Spanish rhythms of Ravel’s brilliant Boléro, the spectacle of Borodin’s exotic Polovtsian Dances, to the world premiere of a sparkling new flute concerto by Lisa Cheney. The concert concludes with Mussorgsky’s masterpiece of musical imagery, Pictures at an Exhibition.

Conductor: Michael Keen

Soloists: Jonathan Henderson (flute)

                Lisa Cheney (composer)

PROGRAM:

Alexander Borodin                        Polovtsian Dances (from Prince Igor)

Lisa Cheney                                  Concerto for Flute (world premiere)

Maurice Ravel                               Boléro

Modest Mussorgsky (arr. Ravel)   Pictures at an Exhibition