Season 19/20 leicester

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WELCOME TO THE 2019/20 SEASON AT DE MONTFORT HALL

Whether you’ve been with us from the start or are coming to your very first concert, 23 years of support from you, our audience, have built our residency into one of the most ambitious in the UK.

Explore another year of thrilling music-making – expect bold collaborations, world-leading artists and some of the greatest orchestral works ever written, all on your doorstep in the heart of Leicester.

Wednesday 20 Nov 2019, 7pmDe Montfort Hall, Leicester

Philippe Herreweghe conductor


Thomas Zehetmair violin


Beethoven Overture, The Creatures of Prometheus

Beethoven Violin Concerto

Schubert Symphony No. 5


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Tuesday 14 Jan 2020, 6pmDe Montfort Hall, Leicester

Esa-Pekka Salonen in conversation with John Florance.
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Tuesday 14 Jan 2020, 7pmDe Montfort Hall, Leicester

Esa-Pekka Salonen conductor


Zsolt-Tihamér Visontay violin


Richard Strauss Till Eulenspiegel

Sibelius Violin Concerto

Stravinsky The Firebird


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Sunday 1 Mar 2020, 2pmDe Montfort Hall, Leicester

Robin O'Neill conductor


Lucy Drever presenter

Angie Newman sign language interpreter



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Sunday 1 Mar 2020, 7.30pmDe Montfort Hall, Leicester

Alpesh Chauhan conductor


Valentina Lisitsa piano


Tchaikovsky Fantasy Overture, The Tempest (Op. 18) (Burya)

Shostakovich Piano Concerto No. 2

Brahms Symphony No. 1


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Wednesday 1 Apr 2020, 7pmDe Montfort Hall, Leicester

Pablo Heras-Casado conductor


Daniel Kharitonov piano


Boulanger D'un soir triste

Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 1

Mussorgsky Pictures at an Exhibition


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Friday 1 May 2020, 6pmDe Montfort Hall, Leicester

Gergely Madaras in conversation with John Florance.
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Friday 1 May 2020, 7pmDe Montfort Hall, Leicester

Gergely Madaras conductor


Andrei Ioniță cello


Mendelssohn Overture in C Major

Dvořák Cello Concerto

Dvořák Symphony No. 8 in G (Op. 88)


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Friday 22 May 2020, 7pmDe Montfort Hall, Leicester

Santtu-Matias Rouvali conductor


Nemanja Radulović violin


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Khachaturian Violin Concerto

Sibelius Symphony No. 5


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