London - a February Feast of Culture! - Romeo & Juliet at Covent Garden; Vasily Petrenko & the Royal Philharmonic, Julia Fischer & the London Philharmonic and Sunday morning at Wigmore Hall

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3 Nights: 3 - 6 February 2022
£975 per person sharing a twin or double room
£1175 per person double room, sole use
Includes: 3 nights 4* hotel & breakfast in central London, top price stalls seats for Romeo & Juliet at Covent Garden, Vasily Petrenko & the RPO, Julia Fischer & the LPO and Sunday morning at Wigmore Hall, three pre-performance meals with wines. Coach transportation from various Northwest pick-up points and all transfers in London.

This winter give yourself a February to look forward to with a three night stay at the Holiday Inn Bloomsbury, a performance of Kenneth MacMillan's masterpiece Romeo & Juliet at The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden (with Liverpool born Matthew Ball as Romeo & Yasmine Naghdi as Juliet). On our first evening we head to the Royal Festival Hall to see Vasily Petrenko in action with his new orchestra, the Royal Philharmonic. On Friday we have a wonderful programme of Mozart & Strauss with the London Philharmonic and Julia Fischer. 

We will also include a visit to the new Museum of the Royal College of Music (which opens in October 2021) and, to finish of our visit, a true London tradition attending the Sunday morning concert at Wigmore Hall with the Merel Quartet before returning to the northwest. 

As we have done throughout 2021, we will travel with our own coach and driver and use this coach for all transfers in London. We believe this gives us the best covid-secure enviroment for all of our guests. We will continue to ask guests to take a free lateral flow test on the day before the tour and to wear face coverings whenever on the coach.

You can watch the balcony scene pas de deux from Matthew Ball & Yasmine Naghdi's performance here:
https://youtu.be/7zXfYygXX0I

The programme for the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra concert is as follows:
Dani Howard: commission* (world premiere)
Rachmaninov: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Holst: The Planets

Vasily Petrenko Conductor
Mao Fujita Piano
Royal College of Music Chorus

Friday's concert with the London Philharmonic Orchestra and violin virtuoso Julia Fischer and viola star Nils Mönkemeyer has a programme of Mozart & Richard Strauss under the baton of Thomas Søndergård.

Mozart:  Overture Die Entführung aus dem Serail
Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5
Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante
Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel

The 4* Holiday Inn Bloomsbury has a wonderful location just off Russell Square, adjacent to the Brunswick Centre and bohemian Marchmont Street. Full breakfast buffet is served each morning.

To request your place, please click the link above and fill out the Booking Form. We will then send you a payment link for the deposit or full payment as appropriate. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to call us on: 0800 678 5747 or email tours@maestrotouring.com.

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