Oliver Knussen in Residence II

Thursday, 18.02.2016 19:30, Duke’s Hall

Oliver Knussen, Sir Richard Rodney Bennett Professor of Music, returns to the Academy to conduct a programme including works by Stravinsky and Elliott Carter.

Royal Academy of Music Manson Ensemble
Oliver Knussen conductor

Stravinsky Fanfare for a New Theatre
Stravinsky Septet
Carter Canon for Three, ‘In memoriam Igor Stravinsky’
Carter Double Trio
Peter Maxwell Davies arr. Oliver Knussen Canon ad honorarium Igor Stravinsky
Harrison Birtwistle Chorale from a Toyshop (for Igor Stravinsky)
Freya Waley-Cohen Saffron
Stravinsky Double Canon
Stravinsky Epitaphium
Peter Maxwell Davies Canon in memoriam Igor Stravinsky
Harrison Birtwistle Tombeau in memoriam Igor Stravinsky
Stravinsky The Soldier’s Tale Suite

Tickets £7.50 (concessions £5.50) from the Academy’s Box Office: online, or telephone 020 7873 7300 10am–4pm Monday–Friday.

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