This 28 April, the BBC invites us to the Barbican in London for a day-long exploration of Arvo Pärt’s life and work through music, film and discussion.
The many works
performed during the day include:
Spiegel im Spiegel
The Deer’s Cry
Seven Magnificat Antiphons
Which Was the Son of …
Symphony No. 1
Symphony No. 3
At the orchestral concert in the evening, Tõnu Kaljuste conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra and the BBC Symphony Chorus.
Here’s a short BBC video giving an introduction to the day: