UK Tour: Birmingham, Symphony Hall: Zane Dalal & Zakir Hussain

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 7:30PM

Symphony Hall, Birmingham

Symphony Orchestra of India
Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture
Hussain: Peshkar, concerto for tabla and orchestra (SOI Commission)
Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade, Op. 35

Pre-concert conversation at 6:15pm with Zane Dalal. 

The Symphony Orchestra of India performs in the UK for the first time since its founding in 2006 in an evening that culminates in Rimsky-Korsakov’s classic retelling of the Thousand and One Nights with all its glittering splendour and gorgeous colour.

Before that, tabla master Zakir Hussain performs his Peshkar, a tabla concerto commissioned in 2015 by the NCPA. 

The Symphony Orchestra of India UK Tour is supported by the Tata Trusts.