Get the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee weekend off to a rousing start, as we mark the occasion with an evening of music written for and about the Royal Family, past and present. With favourite Coronation music by Walton and Elgar, and extracts from Desplat’s score for The King’s Speech, it’s the ideal prelude to a weekend of nationwide celebrations.
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Stephen Bell conductor
Programme to include:
Walton Crown Imperial 7’
Desplat The Queen 5’
Walton Henry V Suite 7’
Coates Suite, The Three Elizabeths 18’
Elgar Coronation March 10’
Bliss Welcome the Queen 7’
Elgar Nursery Suite highlights 6’
Britten Courtly Dances (Gloriana) – 9’
Desplat The King’s Speech 5’
Arnold Bridge on the River Kwai 3’
Parry (orch. Elgar) Jerusalem 4’
Walton March, Orb & Sceptre 8’
£10, £17, £24, £29.50, £33, £37, £39.50*
Discounts available for Concert Package bookers and for disabled patrons by post and by calling Box Office on 0121 780 3333, groups of 11+ on 0800 358 7070.
Family tickets also available on 0121 780 3333.
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