28. BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra: Rihm


Saturday 24 November

Town Hall, 1PM
Tickets £15 (£13 concession)

Maja S K Ratkje Concerto for Voice and Orchestra UK premiere
Wolfgang Rihm Versuchung UK premiere
Matthias Pintscher Songs from Solomon's Garden

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Matthias Pintscher
Maja S K Ratkje voice
Leigh Melrose baritone
Nicolas Altstaedt cello


The only Scottish orchestra ever to have won a Royal Philharmonic Society Award for Best Ensemble, the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra returns to Huddersfield to perform three fresh and exciting works. New York based composer Matthias Pintscher leads the orchestra in a performance of his Songs from Solomon's Garden, whilst hcmf// Composer in Residence Maja S K Ratkje brings her extraordinary vocals to her signature concerto. Wolfgang Rihm's critically acclaimed cello concerto rounds off the programme in the composer's 60th birthday year.

Listen to Maja S K Ratkje's Concerto for Voice and Orchestra here:


Produced by hcmf// supported by Réseau Varèse; also supported by  Music Information Centre Norway, The Norwegian Embassy and Goethe-Institut

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