BBC Concert Orchestra
23 Nov 2019, Southbank Centre, London
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BBC Concert Orchestra
Jazz Generation
19:30 Sat 23 Nov 2019 Queen Elizabeth Hall
From Duke Ellington to a premiere by Misha Mullov-Abbado, the BBC Concert Orchestra jazzes things up and down the generations.
From Duke Ellington to a premiere by Misha Mullov-Abbado, the BBC Concert Orchestra jazzes things up and down the generations.

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Innovative and pioneering performer Matthew Barley gives the world premiere of Misha Mullov-Abbado’s Cello Concerto. Also appearing alongside the BBC Concert Orchestra and conductor Michael Seal are Southbank Centre resident groups Nu Civilisation Orchestra and StringTing, and together in this concert we break new ground in orchestral jazz performance. The programme also includes new and pre-existing arrangements of music by legendary jazz performer and composer Duke Ellington.

FREE post-show jazz
10.00pm, Queen Elizabeth Hall Foyer
Misha Mullov-Abbado Group

Bass player, composer and arranger Misha Mullov-Abbado performs intricate yet intuitive jazz with his live band.