The concert is constructed in an old-fashioned style, with operatic arias interceding the movements of Mozart’s passionate Symphony No.40.
Sweets songs of love from The Marriage of Figaro are contrasted with the challenges of duty laid bare in Mozart’s swansong, La Clemenza di Tito.
PerformersOrchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
RepertoireMozart: Allegro molto (1st movement) from Symphony No.40
Level 5 Function Room, Green Side, Royal Festival Hall at 6.15pm: pre-concert talk. Dr Roberts Samuels, Senior Lecturer in Music at our academic partners Open University, leads a discussion entitled Symphonies: Played With Love or Doing Their Duty? Admission free.
Book multiple Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment events in the same transaction and receive a discount.
2 – 3 events (15% discount)
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Book an Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment event for a group of ten people or more and receive a 20% discount.
Under-35s receive a 50% discount. Please bring identification for proof of age.
Children and student £5 tickets are available for every concert.
These discounts, and the £5 tickets, are not available on top-price seats.