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BBC National Orchestra & Chorus of Wales: The Bells (Cardiff)

  • St David's Hall The Hayes Cardiff, CF10 United Kingdom (map)

Using translated poems by Edgar Allan Poe as its libretto, Rachmaninov’s choral symphony The Bells takes the listener on a journey from innocence to experience in a work full of colour, texture and emotion. From the tinkling bells of childlike joy, through wedding bells and alarm, Rachmaninov brings the audience to the inevitable tolling of funeral bells; yet even in these darker moments there is incredible dignity and grandeur.

Tickets: £15-35

BBC National Orchestra of Wales Audience Line: 0800 052 1812
No fees apply to tickets bought through the BBC National Orchestra of Wales Audience Line.
St David's Hall Box Office: 02920 878 444
St David’s Hall applies a Ticket Service Charge of £3.95 per transaction.