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SSO SUBSCRIPTION CONCERT: THE RING – AN ORCHESTRAL ADVENTURE
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‘A musician with fearless, flawless fingers’ The West Australian

Kristjan Järvi, conductor
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano

K. JÄRVI ShANgHAi Wonder (Singapore premiere)
SAINT-SAËNS Piano Concerto No. 5 in F major, Op. 103 “The Egyptian”
WAGNER The RingAn Orchestral Adventure (arr. Henk De Vlieger)

Experience the magic of Wagner’s famous opera The Ring through this 67-minute orchestral adventure by Henk De Vlieger, directed by Kristjan Järvi. Saint-Saëns’ Fifth Piano Concerto fills the air with his hallmark French glitter, performed by celebrated French pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet.

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Fri, 27 Oct 2017

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