Prom 57: Mozart, Rachmaninov & Qigang Chen
Royal Albert Hall, 1 September 2019

ChinaÆs Shanghai Symphony Orchestra makes its Proms debut with an East-meets-West concert including music by Qigang Chen and RachmaninovÆs exhilarating Symphonic Dances. Leeds Piano Competition winner Eric Lu joins them for MozartÆs Piano Concerto No. 23.

Programme
            Qigang Chen: Wu Xing (The Five Elements) (11 mins)
            Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23 in A major (28 mins)

            interval

            Sergey Rachmaninov: Symphonic Dances (36 mins)

Performers
    Eric Lu
    piano

    Shanghai Symphony Orchestra
    Long Yu
    conductor