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Kyra Humphreys: Director
Introduction and Allegro
Meditation on an Old Bohemian Hymn
Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis
St Paul’s Suite
Serenade for Strings
The woody textures and delicious blend of stringed instruments have drawn some of the most charmed and perfect creations from composers the world over. Here we sample some of the finest, from the luminous, shimmering prayer of Vaughan Williams’s ‘Tallis Fantasia’ to the chugging warmth and joie de vivre of Dvorák’s ‘Serenade for Strings’. A proper winter warmer.
Music Director Thomas Zehetmair is to conduct the symphonies of Brahms and Schumann with Northern Sinfonia, Orchestra of Sage Gateshead. Known for stylistic excellence, meticulous precision and intimate understanding Zehetmair and Northern Sinfonia’s interpretation of these greats will be...
Immerse yourself in the joy of the classical repertoire with some of the most famous works in history. Whether you prefer the beauty of Vaughan Williams’s ‘The Lark Ascending’, the intensity of Elgar’s Cello Concerto, the energy of Grieg’s Piano Concerto or the...