Take Two: Oliver Knussen in Focus One - Britten Sinfonia

Take Two: Oliver Knussen in Focus One

London
25 Oct 2015

Mozart

Serenade in C minor K388

Oliver Knussen

Songs for Sue

Berg

Chamber Concerto for piano & violin Op. 8

Artists

Summary

The acclaimed wind section of the orchestra feature in works by Mozart, Berg, and Knussen’s pognant song setting: Songs for Sue, written in memory of his wife and based on poetry by Emily Dickinson, Antonio Machado and W H Auden.

In Conversation – 6.30pm

A free pre-concert talk with Tom Service exploring the life and work of Oliver Knussen.

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