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The Russian State Ballet of Siberia has established itself as one of Russia's leading ballet companies and has built an international reputation for delivering performances of outstanding quality and depth. In January 2019 they bring some of the most loved performancs to Bournemouth.

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Next week, the BSO will be holding two special events dedicated to developing emerging talent at Lighthouse, Poole, providing composers of all ages with the opportunity to have their works performed by both the full Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra and new music ensemble Kokoro.

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The BSO’s 2016/17 season begins in Bournemouth on Saturday 1 October with a fiesta of symphonic favourites. The ‘Hall of Fame’ concert will be conducted by Stephen Barlow and features an exciting programme including Mendelssohn, Khachaturian and Smetana. Anna Fedorova, one of the world’s premier young pianists, will perform Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No. 2 in a concert that promises moments of fiery passion, deathly stillness and exquisite virtuosity. Tchaikovsky’s much-loved 1812 Overture, with its momentous 16 scored cannon firings, will bring the concert to an explosive climax.

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For over twenty-five years, Nigel Kennedy has been acknowledged as one of the world's leading violin virtuosos and is, without doubt, one of the most important violinists Britain has ever produced.

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