25 September 2014, Royal Festival Hall, London
Esa-Pekka Salonen opens the new season with Berlioz’s vast Requiem (Grande Messe des Morts). ‘If I were threatened with the burning of all of my works except one,’ Berlioz once confessed, ‘it is for the Requiem that I would beg for mercy.’ The great Frenchman unleashes an awesome range of expression, from the merest vocal and instrumental whispers to the all-engulfing... read more
Thursday 25 Sep 2014, 7.30pm
London 2014/15: Salonen Opens Season
Royal Festival Hall, London
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