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Classical Season 2018/19 | RNS At Home Presents

Teenage Genius

Plus pre-concert talk at 6.30pm

Booking Information

Buses from Alwick and Hexham

Venue: Sage One

Tickets: £14 | £22 | £31 | £38


Sir Roger Norrington conductor
Lauma Skride piano
Royal Northern Sinfonia

Mendelssohn A Midsummer Night’s Dream Overture
R Strauss Wind Serenade
C Schumann Piano Concerto in A minor
Schubert Der Spiegelritter Overture
Mozart Symphony No.29

In this very special performance, a venerated octagenarian conductor celebrates the exuberant musical mastery of youth, with a programme of music written entirely by teenagers. Alongside Mendelssohn’s famous overture, we mark Clara Schumann’s anniversary, discover gems by Strauss and Schubert, and marvel at the amazing accomplishment of the 18-year-old Mozart.