#ValentinaBristol at the Bristol Proms

Valentina Lisitsa will bring a completely interactive concert to The Bristol Proms this year, where attendees are free to film, tweet, Instagram, and even play the piano themselves - all covered right here on ClassicFM.com.

Valentina Lisitsa

Imagine being able to wander around the concert hall, sit where you like, get your phone out and video what's going on on-stage. At #ValentinaBristol, you can - she's positively encouraging you to do so. Oh, and the results will be collated on this very page, ClassicFM.com/ValentinaBristol, and projected on-screen throughout the show.

#ValentinaBristol is the first concert of its kind - Lisitsa and Bristol Old Vic creative director Tom Morris put their heads together and came up with a vision for a completely informal show where anyone can celebrate and share their love of making music. 

Here's how you can get involved:

  • VOTE: pick your favourite from the list below and Valentina will play the winner on the night.
  • Take pictures and videos, Tweet, Instagram, post them with the #ValentinaBristol hashtag and see them projected on screen during the concert.
  • If you're a budding pianist yourself, you can play during the interval! If you want to be considered, all you have to do is Tweet or Instagram a video of yourself playing the piano before the concert, again with the hashtag #ValentinaBristol.
  • There will be seats on the stage so you can get a closer look at what Valentina is doing.

Don't miss this opportunity to be fully involved in this completely unique concert - Valentina Lisitsa's Music Party needs your input!

Voting update: 

An hour to go, it's all Chopin, Nyman and Beethoven - get in quick and make sure you have your say!

(Photo: Gilbert Francois/DG)

Friday 1st August
Bristol Old Vic Theatre

#ValentinaBristol: vote for what Valentina will play!

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