Yehudi Menuhin School Orchestra, conductor Oscar Colomina i Bosch

Date: 19 May 2018
Time: 19:30 - 21:40
Location: Dorking Halls, Dorking, Reigate Road, Dorking, RH4 1SG
Ticket Price: £14, £18, £26; Students half price; under 18s accompanied by full price ticket holder, free.
Details:
E-mail: pam.chiverton@btinternet.com
Web site: http://www.dorkinghalls.co.uk
Further Information: Vivaldi: Double Cello Concerto in D Herbert Howells: Elegy for Viola & String Orchestra Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis Interval Schubert arr for string orchestra by Oscar Colomina i Bosch: String Quartet No.14 in D minor D.810 ‘Death & the Maiden’ The Yehudi Menuhin School has always had a flourishing string orchestra. Yehudi Menuhin considered it as a vital part of the musical education offered to these exceptionally gifted young musicians, and he himself often directed the ensemble. It performs regularly at the Menuhin Festival in Gstaad, Switzerland, and at festivals around the UK. Oscar Colomina i Bosch was appointed Director of Music of The Yehudi Menuhin School from September 2017 and is also Professor of Orchestration at the Royal Academy of Music, Òscar is a sought-after composer and conductor who has guest conducted and lectured at the Royal Conservatoire of The Hague – School for Young Talent and is part of the teaching faculty of the Akoesticum Talent Programme in Holland, alongside some of Europe’s leading chamber music specialists. Cello soloists for the Vivaldi Concerto will be Pere Puertas Masferrer and Juliet Wolff Viola solist for the Howells Elegy will be Otoha Tabata

Contact Details: Dorking Concertgoers Ticket Secretary (Pam Chiverton) 01306 740619; Dorking Halls Box Office 01306 881717
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