RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra 2012-2013 Season

Friday 11 January 2013, 8pm
National Concert Hall
Ends 9.50pmapprox

Dvorák Carnival Overture, Op. 92 [10']
Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto in D, Op. 35 [33']
Saint-Saëns Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78 'Organ Symphony' [36']

Ilya Gringolts violin
Hannu Lintu conductor


A TRIO OF WORKS THAT SPARKLE AND POP with all the delicious effervescence of fine champagne promise an intoxicating evening. Regarded as 'one of the most inspirational violinists today' (The Financial Times), Ilya Gringolts returns for the ecstatic love song that is Tchaikovsky's luxurious Violin Concerto. And Principal Guest Conductor Hannu Lintu guarantees fireworks aplenty from both Dvorák's brilliantly boisterous celebration of life - the Carnival Overture, and the glorious 'Organ Symphony' of Saint-Saëns, a highlight of the charming film about that loveable 'sheep-pig', Babe.

Soundings, 7pm
In Conversation
RTÉ NSO Principal Clarinet John Finucane with Ilya Gringolts

Tickets: €10, €18, €24, €30, €35
(concessions €9, €16, €22, €27, €32)
Booking (no fees): 01 417 000 or ONLINE

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