Event news: Sunwook Kim Plays Prokofiev at the RFH

Kim Sun-wook, who won the Leeds Piano Competition in 2006, makes an appearance on the South Bank this month.

Sunwook KimRoyal Festival Hall at Southbank Centre
13 October 2011, 7:30pm

Programme:

Benjamin Britten: 4 Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes
Sergei Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No.2

Interval

Thomas Adès: Dances from Powder her face
Igor Stravinsky: The Firebird, Suite (1945)

Philharmonia Orchestra

Arturo Alvarado conductor
Darrell Ang conductor
Yordan Kamdzhalov conductor
Sunwook Kim piano

The culmination of the 2011 International Conductors' Academy of the Allianz Cultural Foundation, with performances from exceptionally talented conductors on the brink of their professional careers.

This concert marks the culmination of the 2011 International Conductors' Academy of the Allianz Cultural Foundation, an annual joint initiative of the Allianz Cultural Foundation, the Philharmonia and London Philharmonic orchestras and Southbank Centre, which offers intensive mentoring and training to exceptionally talented conductors on the brink of their professional careers. Previous participants have included Gustavo Dudamel.

This evening's programme features all three conductors and has been designed to showcase their skills and to offer audiences the chance to witness the stars of the future making their Royal Festival Hall debuts.

Book ticket.

Tickets: £38 £29 £23 £18 £14 £11 £8 Premium seats £45

Booking Fee: £1.75 (Members £0.00)

Concessions: 50% off (limited availability)

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