Joseph Swensen Conductor
June-Sung Park Leverhulme Conducting Fellow*
Stravinsky Symphonies of Wind Instruments*
Boyle Muckle Flugga*
Mahler Das Lied von der Erde
Conductor emeritus of the Scottish Chamber Orchestra and RCS Visiting Professor, Joseph Swensen, leads the orchestra in performing one of Mahler’s most personal creations, Das Lied von der Erde.
His great, all-encompassing song-symphony will feature soloists from the RCS Opera School. The first half features Strvainsky’s Symphonies of Wind Instruments, written in memory of Debussy, as well as the first performance of Rory Boyle’s Muckle Flugga in a new version for Symphony Orchestra
Join Rory Boyle and Head of Brass, John Logan at 6.30pm, for a pre-concert discussion around Rory’s work, Muckle Flugga.
Pre-concert talk at 6.30pm