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Celebrating Leonardo

About the event
RESPIGHI
Three Botticelli Pictures

MANUEL MARTINEZ BURGOS
New commission (world premiere)

MUSSORGSKY
Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Ravel)

Professor Martin Kemp presenter

Marios Papadopoulos conductor

500 years after the death of Leonardo da Vinci, a leading authority on the Italian polymath leads a celebration of his legacy and vision. Professor Martin Kemp, the University of Oxford's Emeritus Professor of Art History, presents this concert at the Oxford Town Hall which includes the most adored series of musical paintings in history: Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition. Marios Papadopoulos and the Orchestra begin with the Three Botticelli Pictures by master of orchestral colour Ottorino Respighi and a specially commissioned new work from one of the University's tutors in Composition, Manuel Martinez Burgos.
Concert time: 7:30pm

Tickets: £45.00 £35.00 £25.00 £15.00
Oxford Town Hall, St Aldate’s, Oxford, Oxfordshire OX1 1BX
Sat 11 May 2019
Contact telephone: 01865 980 980 Call to check latest times or cancellations.
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