Please note: This concert is in the past and has already taken place.


Leeds Town Hall
The Headrow


Giuseppe VerdiI Vespri Siciliani: Overture
Giacomo PucciniTurandot: 'Nessun dorma'
Giuseppe VerdiLa Traviata: Prelude to Act III
Giuseppe VerdiNabucco: Va, pensiero


Simon Wright – Conductor
Lucy Hall – Soprano
Kathryn Rudge – mezzo-soprano
Peter Auty – Tenor
Henry Waddington – Bass

BBC Philharmonic
Leeds Festival Chorus

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Programme Note

Music by Verdi, Puccini and Rossini.

​Leeds Town Hall

Concert begins at 7.30pm

BBC Philharmonic
Leeds Festival Chorus
Simon Wright – conductor
Lucy Hall - soprano
Kathryn Rudge - mezzo soprano
Peter Auty - tenor
Henry Waddington - bass

Verdi - Overture: I Vespri Siciliani Listen
Verdi – Va, pensiero: Nabucco Listen
Verdi - Prelude to Act III: La traviata Listen
Puccini - Nessun Dorma: Turandot Listen
Rossini – Petite Messe Solennelle Listen

Pre-concert talk 6.45pm
Albert Room
Peter Whitfield discusses the evening’s works.
Entry is free to ticket-holders for the concert but space is limited so please arrive early to avoid disappointment.

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