“Classical music’s best-kept secrets” (according to The Guardian) Brussels Philharmonic and their composer-conductor Michel Tabachnik joins with international guitar sensation Miloš Karadaglić for a sun-drenched concerto, and organist Oliver Condy takes charge of Colston Hall’s mighty Harrison & Harrison to present Saint-Saëns at his most thrilling.
Conductor Michel Tabachnik
Guitar Miloš Karadaglić
Organ Oliver Condy
Borodin Polovtsian Dances
Rodrigo Concierto de Aranjuez
Miloš Karadaglić Solo Set
Saint-Saëns Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Organ Symphony
Bristol is in for a treat as Brussels Philharmonic joins with one of the most popular and brightest young stars in classical music today. Miloš Karadaglić’s recent recording of Rodrigo’s sometimes sunny, sometimes wistful Concierto de Aranjuez shot to the top of the UK Classical charts in its first week of release. Tonight, is an unmissable opportunity to hear it for yourself live. Not only that, but BBC Music Magazine Editor and exceptional organist Oliver Condy clears out the pipes of The Hall’s thunderous Harrison & Harrison organ with Saint-Saëns’ supremely accomplished Symphony No. 3.
Get prepped for the concert with Jonathan James
Learn more about tonight’s programme and listen to podcasts featuring interviews with Miloš Karadaglić and Oliver Condy. Click here to read more and listen
Foyer Performance, 6.45pm – Bristol University Music Society
Relax, have a drink, and soak up the pre-concert atmosphere while these ensembles play for your pleasure. Tonight’s performance comes from Completely Saxidentals sax quartet and Harry Li, solo guitarist.
Inside The Music talk with Jonathan James
The Lantern, 6.25pm, free with a concert ticket
Chamber Concert: Stephen Johnson & English Piano Trio
Tue 25 Nov, The Lantern, 7.30pm
Price: £13 (or £9 incl. booking fee when bought with a ticket to this concert)