In the Face of Adversity
In this concert, we celebrate the perseverance of spirit through music. We begin with Suffragist composer, Ethel Smyth's, Overture from "The Wreckers" in a 100 year anniversary of suffrage. We are then joined by one of our winners of the 2018 Concerto Competition, Sean Frost, as he plays Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1. Tchaikovsky being privately gay in a censored Russia.
We end with Sibelius's embodiment of Finnish identity, his First Symphony. Conducted by our Assistant Conductor, Stefan Cunningham.
Ethel Smyth, Overture from "The Wreckers"
Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto No.1
Sibelius, Symphony No.1
7:30pm. 9th Dec, 2018.
The Great Hall, Strand Campus, King's College London, WC2R 2LS
Students / Concession: £5
Tickets available from the link here or on the door. ID required for Students and Friends of KCLSO.