Roland Perrin - Lansky: The Mob's Money Man

Monday 27 April 2015 7:30 PM

Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre, London SE1 8XX

Roland PerrinLansky: The Mob's Money Man (CEFC commission and world premiere)

Crouch End Festival Chorus
David Temple - conductor
Roland Perrin and The Blue Planet Orchestra
Rachel Sutton - jazz singer
Allan Corduner - narrator

Book now: Southbank Centre online booking

In this vibrant concert drama, composer and jazz musician Roland Perrin spotlights the remarkable life of mobster Meyer Lansky – a key player in the criminal underworld who built an international gambling empire. Infused...

Next Concert
Rachmaninov - Vespers at Southwark Cathedral
Friday 10 July 2015 8:00 PM
Southwark Cathedral
Rachmaninov - Vespers at Southwark Cathedral

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Crouch End Festival Chorus’s season ends with two performances of Rachmaninov’s glorious setting of the Vespers:

10 July at Southwark Cathedral  
18 July at the chapel of St John's College, Cambridge

Rachmaninov’s Vespers was first performed 100 years ago in 1915, and consists of settings of texts taken from the Russian Orthodox All-night vigil ceremony. It has been praised as Rachmaninov’s finest achievement and "the greatest musical achievement of the Russian Orthodox Church".