Elgar Violin Concerto & Enigma Variations

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Date: Friday, 1 Nov

Time: 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Venue: Esplanade Concert Hall

Website: Visit Site

“Herein is enshrined the soul of …..” is the mysterious dedication inscribed in the score of Elgar’s formidable Violin Concerto.The remarkable Rachel Barton Pine tackles the great 20th century British composer’s virtuoso showpiece. American maestro Andrew Litton follows up with one of the crown jewels of classical music, the Enigma Variations, whose noble heart within lies the sublime “Nimrod”.

Andrew Litton, conductor
Rachel Barton Pine, violin

Violin Concerto in B minor, Op. 61
Enigma Variations, Op. 36

Pre-concert Talk:
6.30pm | library@esplanade

Admission Advice:
No admission for infants-in-arms and children below 7 years of age.
Latecomers will be admitted during a suitable break in the programme.