Three Choirs Festival: Ashkenazy conducts

Saturday 27 Jul 2013, 7:45pmGloucester Cathedral, Gloucester

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Vladimir Ashkenazy conductor

Helena Juntunen soprano

Nathan Berg bass baritone

Paul Nilon tenor

Elgar Overture, In the South (Alassio) (Op. 50)

Sibelius Luonnotar


Rachmaninov The Bells

Vladimir Ashkenazy opens the Philharmonia's second year as resident orchestra at the Three Choirs Festival with Sibelius’s tone poem Luonnotar, Finnish mythology's mystical tale of the creation. Alongside, Rachmaninov’s hauntingly beautiful choral symphony, The Bells.