Wayne Marshall

Conductor

David Allsopp

Countertenor

MPO Chorus

Riccardo Bianchi

Chorus Master

Leonard Bernstein

Chichester Psalms

Symphonic Dances from West Side Story

West Side Story Concert Suite 2

Candide Overture and Suite

Wayne Marshall is one of the world’s most renowned interpreters of works by 20th century American composers, not least Leonard Bernstein.

In this very special concert, music from Bernstein’s celebrated musical West Side Story, a retelling of Romeo and Juliet in a multi-ethnic, working class New York City neighbourhood, will be performed along with his choral work Chichester Psalms and the overture and suite from the operetta Candide.