Vale of Glamorgan Festival
with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Thursday 09 September 2010, 7pm
BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff Bay, Cardiff CF10 5AL
part of the 2010/11 BBC Hoddinott Hall series
ARVO PÄRT In Spe (world premiere)
ARVO PÄRT Cecilia, vigine romana
ARLENE SIERRA Piano Concerto (world premiere)
ARVO PÄRT Symphony No. 4, Los Angeles
Conductor Tonu Kaljuste
Piano Huw Watkins
Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir
A highlight of the Vale of Glamorgan Festival's celebrations for Arvo Pärt's 75th birthday - in the presence of the composer himself.
Recorded by BBC Radio 3 for broadcast on 2 October 2010
Tickets: BBC National Orchestra of Wales Audience Line: 03700 10 10 51*
Wales Millenium Centre Box Office: 029 2063 6464
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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.