Thursday 17 November 7.30pm
Conductor: Heiko Mathias Förster
Cello: Natalie Clein
Smetana – From Bohemia’s Forests and Meadows
Shostakovich – Cello Concerto No. 1
Dvorak – Symphony No. 9 from the New World
We’re delighted to welcome the Czech National Symphony Orchestra, one of the leading Czech orchestras, with a performance of Dvorak’s much loved New World Symphony which is sure to be something very special. In the first half the outstanding cellist Natalie Clein will perform Shostakovich’s dramatic Cello Concerto No. 1, commissioned by the great Russian musician Rostropovich, and the concert begins with Smetana’s ‘From Bohemia’s Forests and Meadows’ – a delightful musical description of the Bohemian landscape.
This concert is part of Hull City Hall Classics 2016-17 season. To request a full season brochure email email@example.com