BBC SO Total Immersion: Sibelius the Storyteller
Exploring the real and legendary forests that nourished Sibelius’ imagination, the BBC Symphony Orchestra, alongside Guildhall musicians delve deeper into our understanding of the composer. Looking into the factors that formed the foundation of his musical vision, Total Immersion will present the words, landscapes, colleagues and traditions that inspired him. Alongside events throughout the Barbican, Guildhall School musicians will perform Sibelius’s songs and melodramas at Milton Court, telling tales of nature, the supernatural and love, sung in both Finnish and Swedish.
Milton Court Concert Hall, Guildhall School Of Music And Drama, 1 Milton St, London EC2Y 9BH
Sun 9 October