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Rachmaninov and Bruch

The Marlowe, Canterbury
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Photo of conductor Elim Chan

Artists

Elim Chan – conductor
Noa Wildschut – violin

Programme

Grieg Two Elegiac Melodies Listen

Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1 Listen

— Interval —

Rachmaninov Symphonic Dances Listen

Hear conductor Elim Chan bring to life some of the most memorable melodies ever written in tonight’s evocative programme.

Bruch’s Violin Concerto is arguably the composer’s greatest work – and for good reason. The ultimate test of virtuosity for any soloist, it offers excitement and emotion in equal measure, delivered this evening by rising-star violinist Noa Wildschut.

To close, a dramatic musical journey in Rachmaninov’s final completed piece. His Symphonic Dances are filled with breathtaking energy throughout, though there is tenderness too: at their heart lies a wistful melody for solo saxophone that lingers long in the memory.

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Prices & Discounts

£15 – £49

Subscription and multi-buy discounts available; £10 ‘Discovery’ tickets available for ages 16-26; concession discounts available; £10 tickets for schools

Running time

1 hour 40 minutes, including 20-minute interval

Recommended age

From 7+

Box office

The Marlowe box office: 01227 787787

Venue

The Marlowe, Canterbury

The Marlowe

The Friars
Canterbury
CT1 2AS

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