25th anniversary season


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Andrew Gourlay's 2016-2017 subscription concerts


6 & 7 October 2016

Jean-Efflam Bavouzet - piano

KNUSSEN Flourish with Fireworks
WAGNER Tristan und Isolde: Prelude & Liebestod
RAVEL Piano Concerto for the Left Hand
GONZALEZ ESCALERA Commission resulting from regional composers competition (world premiere)



3 & 4 November 2016

"Tribute to the Subscriber"
(Season ticket holders vote from a shortlist of repertoire)



10 & 11 March 2017

MAHLER Symphony no.10
(ed. Cooke)



20 & 21 April 2017

Stephanie D'Oustrac - mezzo-soprano

HUMPERDINCK Hansel and Gretel overture
CHARLIE PIPER commission (world premiere)
RAVEL Mother Goose (complete ballet)
RAVEL Sheherazade
WILLIAMS E.T.: Adventures on Earth



4 & 5 May 2017

Music inspired by paintings.
Paintings displayed and discussed by art expert in the bar beforehand.

RAUTAVAARA Symphony no.6 "Vincentiana"
RACHMANINOV The Isle of the Dead
MUSSORGSKY (arr. Ravel) Pictures at an Exhibition



26 & 27 May 2017

Isabelle Faust - violin

MOZART Symphony no.34
SCHUMANN Violin Concerto in D minor
BRAHMS Symphony no.2



22 & 23 June 2017

25th anniversary concert.
Post-concert celebrations in the bar.

Elizabeth Watts - soprano
Clara Mouriz - mezzo soprano
Andrew Staples - tenor
Robert Hayward - bass-baritone

Massed choruses from the region of Castilla y Leon
Jordi Casas Bayer - chorus master

BEETHOVEN Symphony no.9 "Choral"