Orchestra of the Swan

Orchestra of the Swan: The English Genius

Holst                           St Paul’s Suite
Purcell                         Chaconne
Tippett                        Little Music for Strings
Walton                        Two Pieces from Henry V
Elgar                           Serenade for Strings
Britten                        Simple Symphony

An evening celebrating Britain’s finest!  The first half of this dazzling concert echoes an earlier musical era, whilst the second half features one of Elgar’s favourite compositions, recorded by OOTS. The performance ends with one of Britten’s early orchestral pieces.

Conducted by David Curtis.


The second in a series of three Orchestra of the Swan concerts at Number 8 which also includes Magical Mozart on Friday 17 February and A Scandinavian Serenade on Friday 28 April. Save 20% when you book tickets for all three concerts.

The multi-buy offer of 20% off when you buy tickets for all 3 concerts in the series is only available for purchases made via the Number 8 Box office. It is not available online.

Friday 24 March 2017 - 7.30pm Pre-concert talk 6.45pm

Tickets: £15.50 (buy for all 3 concerts at Box Office and save 20%)
(plus 85p per ticket fee if booked online)

1hr 30mins (inc interval)