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Orchestra of the Swan: English Genius
  • Number 8 Community Arts Centre
    8 High Street
    WR10 1BG
Orchestra of the Swan begin their Spring concert series at Number 8 with English Genius. Pre-concert talk 6.45pm

Ireland                        A Downland Suite
Matthew Taylor         Horn Concerto
Britten                                    Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge

Francesca Moore-Bridger - horn
David Curtis - conductor

A horn concerto that, “draws its wellsprings of inspiration from the great symphonic tradition with considerable inventive flair, economy of thought and wit" (Gramophone Review) is performed by OOTS principal horn. This is matched with an Ireland masterpiece originally for brass band, later arranged for string orchestra, and ends with the work which catapulted Britten onto the international scene.

The first in OOTS’ Spring 2018 season of four concerts at Number 8.

Friday 16 February - 7.30pm Pre-concert talk 6.45pm

Tickets: £15.50 (buy all 4 and save 20%)

2hrs (inc interval)

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