Friday 8 April 2016 – NYO: Blaze of Youth
National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain
Kristjan Järvi (conductor)
Chad Hoopes (violin)*
Michael Daugherty Fire and Blood for violin and orchestra*
Stravinsky The Firebird, complete ballet (1910)
Celebrate Yehudi Menuhin’s ground-breaking eclecticism and passion for encouraging young musicians with the world’s greatest orchestra of teenagers featuring Junior 1st Prize winner of the Menuhin Competition 2008, young American violinist Chad Hoopes, conducted by vibrant musical personality Kristjan Järvi.
A production of NYO in association with the Menuhin Competition.
Royal Festival Hall, 19:30
Tickets: £20 £18 £16 £12.50 £10 £8; concessions available