Royal Academy Big Band with Tim Garland
23rd Nov 2019
LONDON Southbank Centre / Queen Elizabeth Hall
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Innovative and pioneering cellist Matthew Barley gives the world premiere of Mullov-Abbado’s Cello Concerto, commissioned by BBC Radio 3 especially for this concert.
Principal Conductor Bramwell Tovey directs the BBC Concert Orchestra joined by Southbank Centre resident groups the Nu Civilisation Orchestra and StringTing. Founded by Gary Crosby and led by Peter Edwards, the Nu Civilisation Orchestra is the home to many booming UK talents such as Shirley Tetteh, Sarah Tandy, Rosie Turton, Ife Ogunjobi, representing an evolution in the contemporary jazz orchestra and producing diverse and forward-thinking music.
BBC Concert Orchestra
Nu Civilisation Orchestra
Bramwell Tovey - conductor
Matthew Barley - cello