Event Details

13 Jun
An English Evening
Philharmonia Orchestra
Royal Festival Hall

25 points

Vladimir Ashkenazy conductor

James Ehnes violin

£ 5.00
ELGAR Violin Concerto WALTON Symphony No. 1 Elgar's epic Violin Concerto was composed for the celebrated Viennese virtuoso Fritz Kreisler. According to one reviewer at the premiere, 'for a quarter of an hour they called and recalled the man [Elgar] who had achieved a triumph not only for himself, but also for England, and hailed him as master and hero.'