18 March 2015
Venue: The Octagon, Queens' Building, E1 4NS
Queen Mary University of London Concert
Orchestras and Choirs of Queen Mary and Barts and The London Music Societies together with members of the East London Music Group.
Directed by Paul Max Edlin
Tickets £5 (full), £2 (students)
Mussorgsky St John’s Night on a Bare Mountain
Prokofiev Lieutenant Kijé
Rachmaninov Vespers (selection),
Prokofiev Excerpts from Romeo and Juliet
The choirs and orchestras of Queen Mary and Barts and The London Music Societies join forces in a spectacular programme of Russian masterworks. Mussorgsky's seminal work is here presented in Rimsky-Korsakov’s even more glittering orchestration. Preparations for this concert will have been with professional musicians including members of East London Music Group and this venture has been generously supported by QMUL's Annual Fund.