The concert will be held at the Qatar National Convention Centre, Auditorium 3, from 7.30pm on May 4.
The concert will feature a blend of traditional and contemporary music commissioned for previous coronations, with masterpieces such as Handel’s 'Royal Fireworks Music', Walton’s 'Orb & Sceptre', and William’s 'Fantasia on Greensleeves' being performed, among others, the QPO website says.
Tickets can be purchased from Q-Tickets at https://www.q-tickets.com/Events/EventsDetails/9584/music-from-the-coronation-a-celebration-of-the-coronation-of-king-charles-iii
The concert will feature Renchang Fu, conductor; Anton Pavlovski, cello; and Joris Laenen, trumpet.
The full programme is as follows:
- George Frideric Handel: 'Royal Fireworks Music, HWV 351'
- Vaughan Williams: 'Greensleeves'
- Franz Joseph Haydn: 'Concerto in D major for Violoncello, Hob.VIIb:2 – 1. Movement'
- Jeremiah Clarke: 'Trumpet Tune'
- William Walton: 'Crown Imperial (Coronation March)'
- Gustav Holst: 'The Planets (Jupiter)'
- Edward Elgar: 'Enigma Variations, op.36 (Nimrod)'
- William Walton: 'Orb & Sceptre'
- George Butterworth: 'The Banks of Green Willow'
- Edward Elgar: 'Pomp and Circumstance, March No.4 in G major'