Orchestra of Opera North: Shostakovich & Prokofiev
Huddersfield Town Hall
Tickets £13 with concessions plus booking fee
Prokofiev Piano Concerto No.3
Shostakovich Symphony No.10
Antony Hermus conductor
Boris Giltburg piano
Orchestra of Opera North
The blazing energy and beautiful melodies of Prokofiev’s Third Piano Concertofill the Town Hall as Moscow-born Israeli pianist Boris Giltburg returns to theOrchestra of Opera North following his triumphant Huddersfield performance ofTchaikovsky’s First Piano Concerto.
Completed in 1953 after the death of Stalin, Shostakovich’s Tenth Symphony iscommonly interpreted as a gripping journey through the terror of the Sovietregime, ending with the triumph of the individual over a brutal state.
Pre-concert talk begins at 6.40pm
Part of Kirklees Year of Music 2023