A London Kaleidoscope

£20 plus booking fee
Hall One, Kings Place i
A London Kaleidoscope
George Frideric Handel (arr. Mozart) Acis and Galatea Overture
Samuel Coleridge-Taylor Novelette op.52 no.4
Felix Mendelssohn Hebrides Overture
Cecilia McDowall Off the Ground
Paul Hindemith Trauermusik (Music of Mourning)
Joseph Haydn Symphony No. 94 'The Surprise' (1st mvt)
Ruth Gipps Seascapes Op.53
WA Mozart Symphony No.1 K16 in E flat major (1st mvt)
Benjamin Britten Sinfonietta (3rd mvt: Tarantella)
Gustav Holst St Paul's Suite (1st mvt: Jig: Vivace)
Jimi Hendrix Purple Haze Variations (arr. D Schnyder)
Alice Farnham Conductor
Matt Belcher Projections

As part of Kings Place's London Unwrapped, the city is brought into the concert hall for an orchestral tour of London's most musical houses - and the scores that were created within. 

From the Belgravia terrace in which Mozart composed his First Symphony, to the Marylebone flat where Jimi Hendrix worked on 'Purple Haze', London's buildings have housed countless musical revolutions. 

Explore an exhilaratingly eclectic catalogue of music written in the capital over the past four centuries, accompanied by specially created projections that link each piece back to every building their composer lived and worked in.

‘Absolutely blown away. An unexpected evening, captivating storytelling, bite-size classical music – totally magical.’ 

‘Innovative, welcoming and pretty spectacular!’

This concert is kindly supported by Cockayne - Grants for the Arts

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Concert supported by:
The London Community Foundation and Cockayne - Grants for the Arts