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


St John the Evangelist Church
Church Road

DA14 6BX


Gioachino RossiniLa Gazza Ladra (The Thieving Magpie): Overture
Charles GounodMors et vita
Franz LisztPiano Concerto no.2 in A major, S.125
~ Interval ~
Ludwig van BeethovenSymphony no.5 in C minor, Op.67


James Willshire – piano
James Ross – Conductor

Sidcup Symphony Orchestra

Programme Note

Sidcup Symphony Orchestra opens its 2015-16 season with Rossini's Overture to his opera The Thieving Magpie, Gounod's moving 'Judex', an instrumental interlude from oratorio Mors et Vita, Liszt's 2nd Piano Concerto with soloist James Willshire, and Beethoven's Fifth Symphony, conducted by James Ross. The concert is dedicated to the memory of SSO founder member and former chairman Thomas Bewsey OBE.

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