Abbado and the Lucerne Festival Orchestra at the Royal Festival Hall
Live from The Royal Festival Hall, London
Presented by Louise Fryer
The long awaited return to London of Claudio Abbado conducting the Lucerne Festival Orchestra in Mozart's 'Haffner' Symphony and Bruckner's 5th Symphony
Hand-picked by Abbado himself, the Lucerne Festival Orchestra comprises renowned soloist and chamber musicians from around the globe sitting side by side with 40 members of the Mahler Chamber Orchestra. They are renowed for their committed performances and pride themselves on idea of "friendship, freedom and a joy in making music". Following their residency at the Lucerne Festival every summer the orchestra tours some of the world's musical capitals and it's stop in London is bound to be one of the highlights of the season.
Mozart: Symphony no.35 in D major 'Haffner'
Bruckner: Symphony no.5 in B flat
Lucerne Festival Orchestra
Claudio Abbado (conductor).