Saturday 12th November 2016 at 19:45

Programme Nov 2016Elizabeth Scorah

Berlioz: Overture ‘King Lear’ Op. 4 Speaker symbol

Debussy: Danse sacrée et Danse profane Speaker symbol
    Harp soloist Elizabeth Scorah

Ravel: ‘Daphnis et Chloé’ Ballet Speaker symbol

Our French first concert opens with Berlioz’ mercurial and richly programmatic King Lear. Harpist Elizabeth Scorah features in Debussy’s dreamily evocative Danse sacrée et Danse profane, followed by Ravel’s masterpiece of which he wrote: ‘Sumptuous and subtle, I have created the Greece of my dreams.’