China National Centre for Performing Arts Orchestra travels to Seoul to perform the closing concert of Seoul Arts Center’s annual Orchestra Festival, which celebrates its 30th anniversary in 2019.
This tour is Askonas Holt’s second collaboration with the orchestra, following 2017’s extensive USA tour which marked the orchestra’s 10th anniversary.
The programme includes Mahler’s Symphony No. 1, alongside Julian Yu’s arrangement of The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra and Tchaikovsky’s Variations on a Rococo Theme (with Jian Wang as soloist).
JULIAN YU The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra [Chinese Version]
TCHAIKOVSKY Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op. 33
MAHLER Symphony No. 1