Royal Northern Sinfonia - Turnage, Prokofiev, Sibelius, Beethoven
Royal Northern Sinfonia under Ainars Rubikis, with Hyeyoon Park (violin). Turnage: A Quiet Life. Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No 2. Sibelius: Suite, Op 117. Beethoven: Symphony No 5.
Live from Sage Gateshead
Presented by Adam Tomlinson
The Royal Northern Sinfonia and conductor Ainars Rubikis perform music by Sibelius, Beethoven and Mark Anthony Turnage alongside Prokofiev's Violin Concerto No.2 with soloist Hyeyoon Park.
Turnage: A Quiet Life
Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No.2 in G minor, Op.63
8.15 Interval, including piano pieces by Prokofiev and Sibelius
Sibelius: Suite for violin & strings, Op.117
Beethoven: Symphony No.5 in C minor, Op.67
Royal Northern Sinfonia
Hyeyoon Park (violin)
Ainars Rubikis (conductor)
Korean violinist Hyeyoon Park joins the Royal Northern Sinfonia at Sage Gateshead to perform Prokofiev's tour-de-force Violin Concerto alongside the rarely heard Suite for Violin & Strings by Sibelius. The concert begins with Mark Anthony Turnage's string orchestra piece "A Quiet Life", written in 2002, and ends in more familiar territory with one of Beethoven's best-known works - his Symphony No.5 in C minor.
Followed by highlights from: RNCM Festival Of Brass: Spirit of Celebration.