The Four Seasons
Date: Saturday 02nd February 2013 19:30
Venue: RNCM Concert Hall, Manchester
In this 40th anniversary concert, ManchesterCamerata’s charismatic and exuberant leader,Giovanni Guzzo, takes centre stage in a programme featuring one of the earliest known versions of Vivaldi&s The Four Seasons, called The Manchester Manuscript.
This rare original version will also be on display at the RNCM on the night. Read more about The Manchester ManuscripthereYou will also get the chance to hear Piazzolla&sThe Four Seasons of Buenos Aires, whichtakes inspiration from Vivaldi, incorporating jazz and Argentinian tango into a work full of luscious harmonies and punchy earthy folk rhythms. Watch the trailer below for a sneak preview of the Piazzolla!
WATCH THE CONCERT TRAILER (excerpt from Piazzolla’s Four Seasons of Buenos Aires):
6.45pm Pre-Concert PerformanceREMIX: Young people perform their new fusion music inspired by Vivaldi and Piazzolla7.30pmConcertYou&ll also hear Leader Giovanni Guzzo playing the 1709 Stradivarius, which is on extended loan to Manchester Camerata by benefactor Jonathan Moulds, President of Bank of America Merrill Lynch&s European business.TICKETS: £26, £19, £10*(concs available)*Strictly Limited availibilityBOOKING INFORMATIONCall: 0161 907 5555Book Online
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DOWNLOAD THE 2012-13 SEASON BROCHURE HERE