Royal Scottish National Orchestra (RSNO) – John Lill’s 70th

Royal Scottish National Orchestra (RSNO) – John Lill’s 70th

Royal Scottish National Orchestra

John Lill’s 70th

STRAVINSKY Symphonies of Wind Instruments (1947)
SCHUBERT
Symphony No 4 ‘Tragic’
BRAHMS
Piano Concerto No 1

Douglas Boyd Conductor
John Lill
Piano

John Lill may be one of Britain’s best-loved pianists, but he hasn’t let it mellow him! Critics have hailed his “fiercely passionate and romantic temperament”: and that’s exactly what’s needed for Brahms’ grand, tempestuous heartbreaker of a First Piano Concerto. Under the inspirational Douglas Boyd, this will be terrific – and a spectacular contrast to Stravinsky’s ritualistic Symphonies of Wind Instruments and Schubert’s dramatic Fourth Symphony.

Pre-concert Talk 6.45pm (free to ticket holders)


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