Vladimir Ashkenazy

Sunday, 24 November 2019 - 19:30
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Venue

Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford

About the event

TCHAIKOVSKY        

Serenade for Strings in C major, Op. 48

RICHARD STRAUSS        

Horn Concerto No. 1 in E flat major, Op. 11

ELGAR        

Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, ‘Enigma’

Pip Eastop Vienna horn

Vladimir Ashkenazy conductor

When Edward Elgar started to improvise a little tune at his piano one day, considering how a group of his closest friends might play that tune, he gave birth to one of the greatest masterpieces of English music – a score both uplifting and resigned, humorous and profound. We welcome back our good friend and Patron Vladimir Ashkenazy to conduct Elgar’s 'Enigma' Variations and the evergreens that precede it here, including Strauss’s dashing and dreamy first horn concerto from our very own Solo Horn, Pip Eastop.

The concert is scheduled to end at approximately 21:45

 

Tuesday 3 September, 11:00 
Priority booking for Patrons, and multi-buy purchases of 10+ concerts

Thursday 5 September, 11:00 
Priority booking for Friends, and multi-buy purchases of 5+ concerts

Friday 6 September, 11:00 
General booking


Priority booking for multi-buy purchases by telephone only. 

Tickets: £50.00 £38.00 £28.00 £18.00

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