• OOTS: A Celebration of New Talent

  • Wed, 19-06-2019 at 14:30
  • Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
    200 Jennens Road
    B4 7XR Birmingham
OOTS: A Celebration of New Talent - Royal Birmingham Conservatoire - Birmingham

Andrew Griffiths conductorLuke Jones pianoBeethoven Piano Concerto No.1New short work by a Conservatoire Composition studentConservatoire Concerto prize winner concertThea Musgrave GreenWe welcome Luke Jones, winner of the Bromsgrove International Musicians’ Competition 2018. Luke performs Beethoven Piano Concerto No.1, premiered in 1803 with the composer himself as the soloist. One of the Royal Conservatoire of Birmingham’s rising stars, winner of the Conservatoire Concerto Prize, will also join OOTS and Andrew Griffiths, a dynamic and versatile young conductor with a particular flair for opera and choral music.The concert ends with a short work by Thea Musgrave, who feels it represents either the freshness of youth or the plant life in our world on which we all depend.1.30pm, Pre-concert talk: Chris Morley (Music Critic, Birmingham Post), Thea Musgrave, our competition winner and a student from the composition department discuss the challenges and demands faced by young classical composers and soloists today.Save 20%Book tickets for 3 or 4 concerts in the OOTS season and get 20% off ticket prices.Save 30%Book tickets for 5 concerts in the OOTS season and get 30% off ticket prices.OOTS packages are only available in person at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire box office or via 0121 331 5908 / 0121 331 5909.