Afternoon Concerts at BBC Hoddinott Hall (2 of 6): Prokofiev & Janáček
with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Wednesday 16 February 2011, 2pm
PROKOFIEV Suite, Cinderella
JANÁČEK (arr. Talich) Suite, The Cunning Little Vixen
KODÁLY Suite, Háry János
Conductor Jac van Steen
Presenter Catrin Finch
An afternoon of story-telling and make-believe: Prokofiev's magical telling of the story of Cinderella, the rich humanity of Janáček's story of Moravian forest life and the Hungarian folk tale of Háry János, opening with the most famous orchestral sneeze in all music.
Broadcast live on BBC Radio 3's 'Afternoon on 3'.
Tickets: BBC National Orchestra of Wales Audience Line: 0800 052 1812
Wales Millennium Centre Box Office: 029 2063 6464
How to get there
- There are a number of bus services that serve Wales Millennium Centre/BBC Hoddinott Hall. For details see http://www.cardiffbus.com/routes.shtml
- Regular services run to and from Cardiff Bay Station from Monday to Sunday. First Great Western run services between West Wales and London Paddington, stopping at Cardiff Central. http://www.firstgreatwestern.co.uk/ There is free shuttle service on the Cardiff Baycar bus for all passengers with a return ticket into Cardiff Central or Queen Street Stations, taking just 8 minutes to arrive outside Wales Millennium Centre. The Baycar runs every 10 mins http://www.cardiffbus.com/baycar.shtml
- When using Satellite Navigation Systems to get to Wales Millennium Centre/BBC Hoddinott Hall, please key in the Post Code CF10 5AL. There are several large car parks located close to the Wales Millennium Centre.
- Disabled Car Park There are 18 pre-bookable, undercover vehicle spaces available for disabled visitors, accessible from Pierhead Street at the side of the Centre. Please note that spaces need to be pre-booked by calling the Ticket Office on 029 2063 6464 (Minicom 029 2063 4651). Spaces are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis and all existing bookings will be honoured.