The Hallé – Russian Extravaganza
The Bridgewater Hall
2nd October 2021
Prices from £16.50 to £45.50
Tchaikovsky – Fantasy Overture: Romeo and Juliet
Rachmaninov – Vocalise
Rimsky-Korsakov – Capriccio espagnol
Tchaikovsky – Eugene Onegin: Polonaise
Arya Tsytlianok – New Work (World premiere, Hallé commission)
Glazunov – The Seasons: Autumn
Tchaikovsky – 1812 Overture
Russia’s extraordinary musical legacy is almost impossible to match. The grandeur and drama of these wonderful Russian melodies will stir you, taking all the prizes for sheer excitement. Stephen Bell will lead you through this magnificent selection of Russia’s greatest hits including Tchaikovsky’s famous 1812 Overture – music that will, quite literally, go off with a bang!
Tuning Up - 6.30pm in the auditorium Students from the Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM) perform a selection of Russian repertoire. - Free to concert ticket holders Your safety and well-being The safety and well-being of our audiences and players is the Hallé and The Bridgewater Hall’s first concern. In keeping with Government expectations and recommendations, we are strongly advising everyone to continue to wear face coverings, where possible. The Hall will continue its thorough cleaning regime between performances, and we expect hand sanitizer to continue to be widely available. We urge you to consult The Bridgewater Hall website which has full and regularly updated details. Security Patrons should note the measures in place for admission to The Bridgewater Hall.