WHAT'S ON / Scottish Chamber Orchestra: Beethoven The 'Eroica'
Escaich: Baroque Song
Haydn: Cello Concerto in D
Beethoven: Symphony No 3 ‘Eroica’
Alexandre Bloch: conductor; Jean-Guihen Queyras: cello
The ‘Eroica’. The symphony that changed the musical world, casting aside the familiar forms of Haydn and Mozart and announcing the beginning of the Romantic age with the most expansive and heroic sounds the world had yet heard. Be inspired, energised and discover the transformational nature of this seminal work.
Before this, relish Haydn’s supremely assured Cello Concerto, played by the virtuosic soloist Jean-Guihen Queyras.