RCM Symphony Orchestra and Martyn Brabbins

Thu, 17 Nov 2022 19.30 — 21.30
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall, Royal College of Music
Prince Consort Road, London, SW7 2BS

Prince Consort Professor of Conducting Martyn Brabbins leads the RCM Symphony Orchestra in a programme which includes Judith Weir’s Heroic Strokes of the Bow, the world premiere of RCM concerto competition winner Anian Wiedner’s composition Sesquialtera, and Shostakovich’s eleventh symphony, written about the year 1905 in Russia. This performance will be live-streamed at https://www.rcm.ac.uk/live.


Martyn Brabbins conductor
Daniel Hogan conductor*
RCM Symphony Orchestra

JUDITH WEIR Heroic strokes of the bow
ANIAN WIEDNER Sesquialtera (world premiere)*
SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony no 11 in G minor op 103

Albert W. Zhou
Albert W. Zhou

I’m an undergraduate student concentrating in molecular biology and working towards a certificate in viola performance at Princeton University. In my free time, I enjoy shoddily sight-reading music, taking lengthy walks, and entertaining various whimsical and (at times) short-lived obsessions.