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Saturday 25th February 2017 19:30

City Hall Celebration for 2017

Event: City Hall Celebration for 2017

A classical symphonic programme featuring the City Hall Organ.  The new commission ‘6000 Pipes’, ‘inspired by Hull, its history and environs’ (Karl Jenkins), celebrates the City Hall which has been the orchestra’s home for over 100 years.  Martin Roscoe, an old friend of this orchestra, joins us in this special year as soloist.
Conductor:     Andrew Penny
Piano:   Martin Roscoe
Organ:  Jonathan Scott

Karl Jenkins:  A world premiere of a new piece, ‘6000 Pipes’, for Organ and Orchestra for Hull UK City of Culture 2017, commissioned by the Hull Philharmonic.            Presented with support from Hull UK City of Culture 2017

Ravel: Piano Concerto in G
Saint-Saens: Symphony No 3 ‘Organ Symphony’

Meet the artists 6.30pm: Karl Jenkins, Martin Roscoe & Jonathan Scott talk to Andrew Penny (free to ticket holders)