Join us for an exciting musical adventure for all the family as the BBC Concert Orchestra perform music from the BBC's Ten Pieces and explore the stories and secrets hidden in classical pieces of music. Along the way you’ll meet some terrifying trolls, explore space, and dance with cowboys. Check out photos from the performance at the Royal Festival Hall.
The programme includes:
- Holst Mars from The Planets
- Beethoven Symphony No. 5 in C minor - 1st Movement
- Grieg In the Hall of the Mountain King from Peer Gynt
- Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending
- Handel Zadok the Priest
- Shostakovich Symphony No. 10 - Scherzo
- Bizet Habanera from Carmen Suite No. 2
- Copland Hoe-Down from Rodeo
- Freestone The Chichester Rocket
- Stravinsky The Firebird
Young composer Emily Presto needs you! Your mission is to help her write a brand new piece of music for the orchestra and then be part of the performance – in just one hour! Conducted by David McCallum with actor Lucy Wells (Emily).