R. STRAUSS Also Sprach Zarathustra: Introduction
J. STRAUSS II Blue Danube Waltz
J.S. BACH, ORCH. STOKOWSKI Toccata and Fugue in D minor
BEETHOVEN Symphony No.7: Allegretto
WILLIAMS Star Wars®: Main Theme
HOLST The Planets
Nick Davies Conductor
Gaze in wonder as breath-taking NASA images and footage are projected onto a giant screen, complementing Holst’s awe-inspiring suite, The Planets, which was inspired by the contrasting astrological qualities of the solar system and features the much-loved movements, Mars and Jupiter.
Hear other well-known themes synonymous with outer space, including Star Wars®, Also Sprach Zarathustra (featured in 2001: A Space Odyssey) and Beethoven’s Symphony No.7, Allegretto (featured in Disney’s© Fantasia). A truly multi-sensory event.
Join BBC Radio Northampton’s John Griff for a free Pre-Concert Talk with Nick Davies at 6.30pm
|Duration:||120 minutes including an interval|