. Interchanging Idioms: Robin Ticciati Conducts the London Symphony Orchestra in Brahms, Strauss and Mahler w Baritone Christopher Maltman

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Robin Ticciati Conducts the London Symphony Orchestra in Brahms, Strauss and Mahler w Baritone Christopher Maltman

Robin Ticciati conducts the LSO in Brahms’ 2nd Symphony and Strauss’ Tod und Verklärung on Thursday 15 March in the Barbican Hall. They are joined by baritone Christopher Maltman in a performance of Mahler’s Kindertotenlieder, completing the programme.

Robin Ticciati was a member of the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain when he turned to conducting, aged 15, under the guidance of Sir Colin Davis, LSO President, and Sir Simon Rattle. He is Principal Conductor of the Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Principal Guest Conductor of the Bamberger Symphoniker and from January 2014, Music Director of Glyndebourne.

Ahead of the performance, at 6pm, Guildhall School pianist Ben Schoeman will perform Brahms’ Sonata No 3 in F minor Op 5 and Variations on a theme of Paganini (Book 1), part of the Guildhall Artists at the Barbican series.

Thursday 15 March, 7.30pm, Barbican

STRAUSS Tod und Verklärung
MAHLER Kindertotenlieder
BRAHMS Symphony No 2

Robin Ticciati conductor
Christopher Maltman baritone
London Symphony Orchestra

Tickets: £10-£35

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