Please note: This concert is in the past and has already taken place.


Holy Innocents Church
Wilbraham Road

M14 6JZ


Georges BizetLa Jolie Fille de Perth: Overture
Jean SibeliusViolin Concerto in D minor, Op.47
Igor StravinskyThe Firebird Suite, 1919: Finale


Olivia Doflein – violin
Juan Ortuño – Conductor

Gorton Philharmonic Orchestra

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Programme Note

Gorton Philharmonic present their opening 2017 concert, conducted by Juan Ortuno and featuring Olivia Doflein to perform the Sibelius violin concerto.

Olivia was crowned winner of the Young Soloist Award 14/15 by the Goois Symfonie Orkest in the Netherlands, and has won first prizes at the Brighton & Hove Music Festival, North London Festival, the Marlow Music Festival, Hatfield & District Music Festival in London and at the Mozart di Terni Festival in Italy. She has participated in masterclasses with a.o. Zakhar Bron, Shlomo Mintz, Gordan Nicolic, Alina Ibragimova and Pavel Vernikov and was chosen to participate in the Crans-Montana Classics masterclass by Shlomo Mintz in 2015. 

She has performed as a soloist and chamber musician across England and the Netherlands at such prestigious venues as Amsterdam Concertgebouw, Muziekgebouw Frits Philips Eindhoven, Wigmore Hall and Cadogan Hall.

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