BBC Symphony Orchestra and their Principal Guest Conductor Dalia Stasevska opens their Fairfield Hall concert with Einojuhani Rautavaara’s magical Cantus Arcticus – a serene soundscape for taped birdsong and orchestra.
They are joined by Turkish pianist Can Çakmur for Schumann’s Piano Concerto – a detailed and intimate work that explores and tests the relationship between soloist and orchestra – before the stirring Sibelius Symphony No. 2 completes the concert. The folk-like melodies of this thrilling symphony are often heard as a musical celebration of Finnish life and identity.
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Designed as a scaled down version of the Royal Festival Hall, (both venues shared the same acoustic consultant, Hope Bagenal), our Concert Hall is recognised internationally for its fantastic and bright acoustics and has “…some of the finest acoustics in Europe” as stated by renowned conductor Leopold Stokowski.
The Phoenix Concert Hall will once again play host to the London Mozart players as resident Orchestra, the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and the English Chamber Orchestra.
Phoenix Pianos are a British company that pride themselves on leading the piano manufacture industry with new, high-end piano technologies.
Founder and Chairman, Richard Dain, is a man of impressive engineering pedigree and tireless vision, who in the early 2000s began to combine his passion for pianos and music with his wide-ranging engineering skills.
A series of ground-breaking innovations have led to the most technologically advanced pianos in the world.
The Phoenix mission is twofold:
Phoenix instruments benefit from:
The installation of a fleet of Phoenix instruments in the Fairfield Halls, and their sponsoring of the Phoenix Academy, represent a very special moment for both piano design and manufacture, and for this premier venue.