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

Details

Oaklands School
Stakes Hill Road
Waterlooville
Hampshire
PO7 7BW
England


Programme

Bedřich SmetanaThe Bartered Bride: Overture
Edward ElgarCello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
~ Interval ~
Johannes BrahmsSymphony no.1 in C minor, Op.68

Performers

Joseph Spooner – Cello
Jonathan Butcher – Conductor

Havant Symphony Orchestra

Programme Note

The most famous piece for cello and orchestra has to be the concerto written by Elgar.  Written in the aftermath of the first world war, it encapsulates a sense of the tragedy of war.  HSO will perform this glorious piece with celloist Joseph Spooner.   The concert offers two more famous works, music from Smetana's opera, 'The Bartered Bride' and Brahms' first Symphony.

Joseph Spooner and his cello

Get a route map

Your Map

If you have any questions, please contact us using the form below, or send an e-mail to info@classicalevents.co.uk.

All form fields are required.

Please check your details and try again.

Thank you for contacting us. We will contact you regarding your enquiry as soon as possible.