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#LMPOnTheMove: Sheku Kanneh-Mason

Sunday, 18 June, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

- £5 - £15

BBC Young Musician 2016 Sheku Kanneh-Mason headlines one of the highlights of this year’s Crystal Palace Overground Festival, performing Haydn’s Cello Concerto with London Mozart Players.

The concert is part of a weekend takeover series specially curated by Croydon’s resident orchestra, and also featuring a side/side performance of Shostakovich’s Chamber Symphony with young musicians from Croydon Music & Arts.

SHOSTAKOVICH | CHAMBER SYMPHONY

HAYDN | CELLO CONCERTO IN C

MOZART | ‘HAFFNER’ SYMPHONY NO.35

The first black musician to win the BBC accolade, Sheku Kanneh-Mason is one of the UK’s emerging classical musicians. His self-titled debut EP was released this year on Decca Classics, and features his take on Leonard Cohen’s classic Hallelujah¸ which he performed at the 2017 BAFTAs at the Royal Albert Hall. In this special collaboration, the cellist performs alongside Croydon’s own orchestra, as well as musicians from Croydon Music & Arts.

 

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Organiser

London Mozart Players

Venue

St John the Evangelist
London, SE19 2RX United Kingdom + Google Map