Discovery Session: Tippett’s Concerto for Double String Orchestra (1938-39)
Wednesday 24 July at 11:00 am - 12:30 pm£7.50
Come and explore one of Michael Tippett’s most beautifully exuberant works. His Concerto for Double String Orchestra was first performed at Morley College (where he was Director of Music) in 1940, and boasts a remarkable variety of musical styles including folk song, blues, and Northumbrian bagpipe music. With Lucy Walker.
Find out more about exhibition Tippett & Britten: Portrait of a wartime friendship.