Royal Scottish National Orchestra: Finale! Brilliant Benedetti

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  • 24 April 2008
Nicola Benedetti

Playing the Szymanowski concerto (and look out for his opera King Roger at this year’s Edinburgh International Festival) that shot her to fame as winner of the BBC’s Young Musician of the Year in 2004, violin prodigy Nicola Benedetti (pictured) is top billing in bringing the RSNO’s 2007/08 season to a close. Nominated for the third time for Young British Classical Performer of the Year, Benedetti and her many fans will find out if she has won at the awards ceremony on 8 May.

Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow, Fri 2 May; Festival Theatre, Edinburgh, Sun 4 May.

Royal Scottish National Orchestra: Finale! Brilliant Benedetti

Classical superstar Nicola Benedetti returns to Scotland for the finale of the RSNO season, with a programme of Mendelssohn's 'Hebrides Overture', Szymanowski's 'Violin Concerto No 1' and Beethoven's 'Symphony No 7'. 2 May: pre-concert talk at 6.45pm by Michael Tumelty. 4 May: pre-concert talk at 5.15pm by Michael Tumelty.


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