Valery Gergiev conducts the London Symphony Orchestra

Symphonie fantastique

Hector Berlioz
Barbican

The London Symphony Orchestra present Berlioz's Waverley overture, Les nuits d'été and Symphonie fantastique, featuring the acclaimed mezzo-soprano Karen Cargill.

Valery Gergiev showcases his opulent interpretation of Berlioz's landmark piece Symphonie fantastique, the story of an artist’s ‘hopeless love’, complete with waltzes, witches and a hallucinogenic nightmare.

Production duration: 1 hr 41 min
London Symphony Orchestra