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Grand Romantics - Singapore Symphony Orchestra


Fri May 10 2013, 7:30pm

Where: Esplanade Concert Hall , 1 Esplanade Drive, Marina Bay, Singapore

Restrictions: All ages

Ticket Information:

  • VIP Box: $90.00
  • Standard: $72.00
  • Standard: $58.00
  • Standard: $42.00
  • Standard: $32.00
  • Standard: $22.00
  • Standard: $15.00
  • Additional fees may apply

Related Artists:

Richard Armstrong, conductor
Chloë Hanslip, violin

Elgar Violin Concerto in B minor, Op. 61 (48’)
Strauss Also Sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30 (33’)

“I have written out my soul in the concerto…” Elgar said in 1912, of the work that he composed – at the height of the fame – at the behest of famed violinist Fritz Kreisler. In this last subscription concert of the season, Chloë Hanslip takes on this passionate, gorgeous work which has become one of his best-loved compositions. Also Sprach Zarathustra has become possibly Strauss’ most popular tone poem, thanks in part to its having been featured in the film 2001: A Space Odyssey.