WEST OF ENGLAND YOUTH ORCHESTRA

Stravinsky, Rimsky-Korsakov and a new commission by Jeff Moore

Book Now - Fri 25th
  • Date:
    Friday 25 Aug 2017
  • Time:
    7:30 PM

This is one of two performances. The other is on Sat 26 Aug at 3pm.

STRAVINSKY Firebird Suite No 2
MOORE Violin Concerto
(world premiere)
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV
Scheherazade Op 35
This dazzling summer programme
of orchestral classics opens with
Stravinsky's 1919 Suite inspired by
the original ballet score. We are
delighted to have co-commissioned
a new work for strings, percussion
and solo violin by Jeff Moore with
Wiltshire-based SuperStrings,
whose young musicians will be
performing alongside WEYO at

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Outstanding regional musicians present Russian classics and a world premiere performance

STRAVINSKY Firebird Suite No 2
MOORE Violin Concerto (world premiere)
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Scheherazade Op 35

Timothy Redmond conductor
Simon Blendis violin

This dazzling summer programme of orchestral classics opens with Stravinsky's 1919 Suite inspired by the original ballet score. We are delighted to have co-commissioned a new work for strings, percussion and solo violin by Jeff Moore with Wiltshire-based SuperStrings, whose young musicians will be performing alongside WEYO at the world premiere. Rimsky-Korsakov's popular symphonic suite based on One Thousand and One Nights concludes the programme.

Principal Sponsor HPH Ltd.

Supported by Wiltshire Music Connect, Arts Council England, Swindon Borough Council, B&NES Council, Wiltshire Freemasons and Patrons of the Youth Orchestra.

HPH Logo (sent Oct 2015)

 

 

  • Tickets:
    £15
  • Under 18s:
    £9
  • Family:
    £13
Book Now - Fri 25th

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