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Concert season

Moscow State Symphony Orchestra

7 May 2016

Music by Shostakovich and Rachmaninov.

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​Leeds Town Hall

Concert begins at 7.30pm

Moscow State Symphony Orchestra
Pavel Kogan - conductor
John Lill - piano

Shostakovich - Festive Overture Listen
Rachmaninov - Piano Concerto No 2 Listen
Shostakovich - Symphony No 5 Listen

"Our audience is organically incapable of accepting decadent, gloomy, pessimistic art. Our audience responds enthusiastically to all that is bright, clear, joyous, optimistic, life-affirming." Alexei Tolstoy on the Finale of Shostakovich's Symphony No 5  

Pre-concert talk 6.45pm
Albert Room
Mark Pallant discusses the evening’s works.
Entry is free to ticket-holders for the concert but space is limited so please arrive early to avoid disappointment.

View the brochure online for Leeds International Orchestral Season 2015/16

Your first orchestral concert? Want to know more about what to expect? View our newcomers guide
View the seating plan for Leeds Town Hall

Price:   £33.50, £30.50, £28, £22, £16.50, £12.50 (discounts available).

Contact details:   Box Office: 0113 224 3801

Additional information:  

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