Event List
Bardi Symphony Orchestra 2019/20 Season
Bardi Symphony Orchestra 2019/20 Season

Sunday 6 October 3.30pm
AUSTRIAN CONNECTIONS

Claus Efland conductor
Bardi Wind Soloists

MOZART Sinfonia Concertante for Winds K297b
BRUCKNER Symphony No.4 Romantic

Pre concert talk at 2.30pm

The Bardi’s new season opens with well-known music from two great Austrian composers. The Orchestra’s own wind soloists begin the concert with Mozart’s sublime Concertante for Winds, with the towering Romantic fourth symphony by Bruckner as a contrast in the second half.

Sunday 1 December 3pm
TCHAIKOVSKY AND THE VIOLIN

Claus Efland conductor
Natalia Lomeiko violin

HUMPERDINCK Hansel and Gretel Overture
TCHAIKOVSKY Violin Concerto
DVORAK Symphony No.7 in D minor

Pre-concert talk at 2pm

Popular concert hall favourites feature in the Bardi’s second concert of the season. The magical overture to Hansel and Gretel is followed by Tchaikovsky’s powerful Violin Concerto with rising star Natalie Lomeiko as the soloist. Dvorak’s seventh symphony, a work more in the style of Brahms but still featuring the composer’s Bohemian melodies, completes the concert

Sunday 15 March 3pm
A YOUNG PERSON'S INTRODUCTION TO THE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

Richard Laing guest conductor and host
Stephen Calow tuba

Join the Bardi to learn about the instruments of the Symphony Orchestra, in a feast of popular classical and film music for all the family hosted by Guest Conductor Richard Laing.

The concert will include performances of Benjamin Britten’s Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra and George Kleinsinger‘s Tubby the Tuba, both with narrator.

Pre-concert talk at 2pm

Sunday 17 May 3pm
ELGAR CONCERT

Claus Efland conductor
Lydia Shelley cello

ELGAR Serenade for Strings
ELGAR Cello  Concerto
ELGAR Symphony No.1

Pre-concert talk at 2pm

The Bardi’s De Montfort Hall season finale sees three works showing different sides of one of England’s greatest composers, Sir Edward Elgar. The first half has the delightful String Serenade contrasting strongly with the passionate and powerful Cello Concerto. The mighty First Symphony brings the concert to a magnificent conclusion with one of Elgar’s most inspired themes.

Tickets £19 £17 £12
Concessions £17.50 £15.50 £10.50
Under 18s NUS £3

 

 
Venue
Date
Time
De Montfort Hall
 
01/12/2019 15:00
De Montfort Hall
 
15/03/2020 15:00
De Montfort Hall
 
17/05/2020 15:00
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