Leeds International Concert Season
with the BBC Philharmonic
Saturday 21 January 2012, 7.30pm
Leeds Town Hall, The Headrow, Leeds LS1 3AD
RAVEL Rapsodie espagnole
LALO Symphonie espagnole
Juanjo Mena conductor
Renaud Capuçon violin
Juanjo Mena leads the orchestra in performances of Ravel Rapsodie espagnole, Lalo Symphonie espagnole, Debussy Iberia and Ravel Bolero.
Pre-concert talk at 6.45pm Albert Room
Julian Rushton discusses the evening's works. Entry is free to ticket-holders for the concert but space is limited so please arrive early to avoid disappointment.
How to get there
- Consider leaving your car at home if you live in Addingham * Ilkley * Ben Rhydding * Burley in Wharfedale * Otley * Menston * Guiseley * Yeadon * Rawdon * Horsforth Leeds International Concert Season runs a coach service between Addingham and Leeds Town Hall for all Saturday night concerts except concerts 8 and 13. Whether you use the Coach regularly or only occasionally, you are more than welcome to book your seat (by the Thursday of the week of the concert) by phoning Leeds Town Hall Box Office on 0113 224 3801. Cost: £5 per return journey (£4 from Yeadon, Rawdon and Horsforth), payable on the coach.
- The nearest car park to the Town Hall is the 24 hour secure car park in The Light accessible via Great George Street. We advise patrons traveling by car to leave as much time as possible for parking.
- A number of free parking spaces are reserved for blue badge-holders at the front of the Town Hall. Access to the Hall is through the doorway at pavement level directly by these spaces. There is a lift to all floors and accessible toilets on the ground and first floors. A number of spaces in the seating area are reserved for wheelchair users. Wheelchair users and companions may obtain two tickets for the price of one – details from the Box Office +44 (0)113 224 3801. If you would like any further information on our facilities for patrons with disabilities, please don’t hesitate to ring the Town Hall on +44 (0)113 247 7989. A closed loop system for the hard of hearing is in operation at Leeds Town Hall.