Enjoy this concert in the comfort of your home, as Liverpool’s Philharmonic Hall bring the Orchestra to your living room with an innovative online experience.
The event is online now and available until 28 February. To watch see here.
Arensky was so taken by the melody of Tchaikovsky’s song ‘Legend’ that he spun seven variations from it as a tribute to the composer.
In the finale of his second clarinet concerto, Carl Maria von Weber took the inflections of the Polonaise dance to weave virtuosic runs and jumps into the solo clarinet line.
But the rest of the concerto sparkles with brilliance too and Julian Bliss will make it sing and dance effortlessly.