City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
City of Birmingham Choir
John Rigby – conductor
Sarah Redgwick – soprano
Philip O’Brien – tenor
An evening of the world’s most popular classical music with a fantastic orchestra and stunning soloists in one superb programme. Featuring Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture with thundering canons and dazzling pyrotechnics.
Sousa: Stars and Stripes Forever
Wagner: Prelude to Act III Lohengrin
Denza: Funiculi, funicula
Handel: Hallelujah Chorus
Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty Waltz
Verdi: Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves
Puccini: O soave fanciulla La Boheme
Bizet: March of the Toreadors from Carmen
Verdi: Brindisi La Traviata
Verdi: Grand March from Aida
Mascagni: Intermezzo Cavalleria Rusticana
Plus Nessun Dorma, Hornpipe, Rule Britannia! and Land of Hope and Glory.
A Raymond Gubbay promotion.
Saturday, 1st December 2012 at 7:30pm; Symphony Hall, Centenary Square, Birmingham B1 2EA.