Good Reading : February 2016
Coming up in Feb & Mar From Beethoven to jazz and a much-loved concert hall favourite. Enjoy five stunning concerts at the Sydney Opera House. BOOK NOW TICKETS FROM $39* CALL 8215 4600 Mon–Fri 9am–5pm SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE Tickets also available at SYDNEYOPERAHOUSE.COM 9250 7777 Mon–Sat 9am–8 .30pm Sun 10am–6pm NO FEES WHEN YOU BOOK CLASSICAL CONCERTS ONLINE AT CLASSICAL Beethoven Alive 4–8 FEB BEETHOVEN Symphony No.1* Symphony No.8 Symphony No.7* Vladimir Ashkenazy conductor Swing Symphony Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis Wynton Marsalis and his acclaimed orchestra team up with David Robertson and the SSO in a jazz tour de force. 26&27FEB BERNSTEIN Fancy Free – Ballet BERNSTEIN Prelude, Fugue and Riffs MARSALIS Swing Symphony Australian premiere David Robertson conductor • Wynton Marsalis trumpet Francesco Celata clarinet • Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra Scheherazade Her story continues Enjoy a much-loved classic of the concert hall with a powerful new violin concerto. 3 MAR EMIR ATES ME TRO SERIES 4 MAR RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Scheherazade ADAMS Scheherazade.2 – Dramatic Symphony for violin and orchestra Australian premiere David Robertson conductor Leila Josefowicz violin Beethoven Triumphant APT MASTER SERIES 10–13 FEB BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No.5 (Emperor) Symphony No.4 Vladimir Ashkenazy conductor Garrick Ohlsson piano Beethoven Ascendant SPECIAL EVENT PREMIERE PARTNER CREDIT SUISSE 17–19 FEB BEETHOVEN Violin Concer to Symphony No.5 Vladimir Ashkenazy conductor James Ehnes violin ALL CONCERTS AT THE SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE *Selected performances. Prices correct at time of publication and subject to change. Booking fees of$5-$8.95 may apply depending on method of booking. Vladimir Ashkenazy’s 2016 BEETHOVEN CELEBRATION starts in Feb with five symphonies and acclaimed pianist Garrick Ohlsson and violinist James Ehnes.
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