Win tickets to see world class orchestras at Royal Festival Hall

Win a pair of tickets to one of two fantastic concerts in the Shell Classic International concert series at the Southbank Centre, starring Sir Antonio Pappano, the Teresa Carreño Youth Orchestra of Venezuela and Christian Vásquez and more

We have five pairs of tickets to give away for each of the following two concerts in Southbank Centre’s Shell Classic International.

17th May 2014

Musical Director of the Royal Opera House and TV personality Sir Antonio Pappano conducts the vast forces of his Italian orchestra and chorus in this concert exploring the theme of freedom.

Ludwig Van Beethoven: Excerpts from Fidelio, Act 2
Luigi Dallapiccola: Il prigioniero - opera in 1 act
Ludwig Van Beethoven: Adagio molto e cantabile - Andante moderato (3rd movement) from Symphony No.9 (Choral)
Ludwig Van Beethoven: Presto - Allegro assai (4th movement) from Symphony No.9 (Choral)

8th June 2014

Following Pappano and his Italian superstars, the Teresa Carreño Youth Orchestra of Venezuela and Christian Vásquez will be gracing Royal Festival Hall with their presence. Young conductor Christian Vasquez, who made his conducting debut in 2008 with the Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra, is a protégé of the El Sistema music programme.

Richard Strauss: Don Juan
Manuel de Falla: The Three-cornered Hat, Suite No.2
Interval
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.6 (Pathétique)

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