• Hull Philharmonic Orchestra: 6000 Pipes!

  • Sat, 24-02-2018 at 19:30
  • Hull City Hall
    Victoria Sq
    HU1 3RQ Kingston upon Hull
Hull Philharmonic Orchestra: 6000 Pipes! - Hull City Hall - Kingston upon Hull

6000 Pipes!Another chance to enjoy our special commission for 2017 by Sir Karl Jenkins.Conductor: Andrew PennyOrgan: Jonathan Scott Karl Jenkins 6000 Pipes!Poulenc Concerto for Organ, Strings and Timpani Alfred Hollins Concert Overture in C minorCesar Franck Symphony in D Minor6000 Pipes! was premiered by the Phil last February and has since been broadcast on Classic FM. Jonathan Scott returns as our soloist in the effervescent Poulenc Concerto and he also includes a work by Alfred Hollins, born in Hull in 1865 and blind from birth. An amazing talent, he toured the world demonstrating organs, sometimes for Forster and Andrews of Hull, who built the instrument in our own City Hall. Hollins died in 1942, a Fellow of the Royal College of Organists and with an Honorary Doctorate from Edinburgh University.Meet the Artist: Andrew Penny talks to Jonathan Scott at 6.30pm. Free to ticket holders.Tickets £10 - £27 (discounts available)

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