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BBC NOW, WNO Orchestra & St David's Hall present Beethoven: The 1808 Concert

 Conductor  Carlo Rizzi
 Soloist  Steven Osborne, Piano
 Soprano  Alwyn Mellor
 BBC National Chorus of Wales
 Beethoven  Symphony No. 6 ‘Pastoral’ 
 Beethoven  Ah! perfido
 Beethoven  Gloria, from the Mass in C major 
 Beethoven   Piano Concerto No. 4                                                


 Conductor  Jaime Martin
 Soloist  Llŷr Williams, Piano
 Beethoven  Symphony No. 5
 Beethoven  Sanctus, from the Mass in C
 Beethoven  Fantasia for solo piano
 Beethoven  Choral Fantasy for piano, chorus and orchestra

Pictures (left to right): Carlo RizziSteven OsborneAlwyn MellorJaime Martin (Photo: Chris Dunlop) & Llŷr Williams (Photo: Sussie Ahlburg) 

This unmissable performance will reconstruct the historic Beethoven Benefit Concert given in Vienna in December 1808. Over the course of four hours on a freezing night at the Theatre an der Wien all but his dramatic aria ‘Ah Perfido’ received first performances. This wonderful retrospective brings a wealth of international talent to present some of Beethoven’s most iconic music, including the most famous symphonic opening ever written. This Beethoven spectacular will be an event to remember.

Age Restrictions
Please note that all BBC NOW concerts are recorded live for BBC Radio broadcast. Patrons are encouraged to bring along children and take advantage of Family Tickets, but please be aware that any noise can be picked up on the broadcast. No content is unsuitable for children, but there may be extended periods of loud music. BBC NOW concerts are generally suitable for ages 7+, but parents will be the best judge of whether their children are able to sit quietly for a long time. We would also advise taking an aisle seat so they can exit easily if needed.

 Standard Price £15.00 Tiers 9 & 13
  £22.00 Tiers 10 & 12
  £29.00 Stalls, Tiers 4, 6, 10, 11 & 12
  £36.00 Stalls, Tiers 3, 7 & 11
  £43.00 Stalls, Tiers 1, 2 & 8
 Students (with valid student ID) | Under 26 £5.00
 Family Ticket* (1 adult and 1-2 children) £15.00
 Family Ticket* (2 adults and 2-4 children) £20.00
 Over 65s | Disabled people plus one companion £13.50 | £19.80 | £26.10 | £32.40 | £36.90
 Wheelchair user plus one companion - please contact Box Office on 02920 878444. Stalls seats @
£15.00 each ticket
 Groups 10+ (Please contact Box Office on 02920 878444) £12.75 | £18.70 | £24.65 | £30.60 | £36.55

 Plus an optional £1.50 postage fee.
 For Hynt tickets, please contact Box Office on 02920 878444. Limited availability - please book early to  avoid disappointment.

* Age guidance: 7+ Music may be loud at times. All performances are broadcast live or recorded for future broadcast on the BBC.

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