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


St Mary Magdalene Church
Mariners Drive


Ottorino RespighiAncient Airs and Dances, Suite no.3
Gustav HolstSt Paul's Suite, Op.29 no.2
Arcangelo CorelliConcerto Grosso in D Major, Op.6 no.1
Felix MendelssohnString Symphony no.8 in D major, MWV N 8
Antonio VivaldiBassoon Concerto in E minor, RV 484


Mathew Petrie – bassoon

Bristol Chamber Orchestra

Programme Note

Bristol Chamber Orchestra
Saturday 16th April 2016 7:30pm

St. Mary Magdalene Church, Mariners Drive, Stoke Bishop, Bristol, BS9 1QJ

Matthew Petrie is joining Bristol Chamber Orchestra to perform Vivaldi's Concerto for Bassoon in E minor.  He is currently principal contrabassoon and co-principal bassoon of the Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra of London ( and guest principal bassoon with the Romanian Philharmonic Orchestra, ‘Filharmonia Oltenia’. He won the Classic FM Young Musician of the Year Award and later received a scholarship to become an Aldeburgh Young Musician.

Respighi—Ancient Airs and Dances Suite no. 3
Vivaldi—Concerto for Bassoon in E minor
Mendelssohn—String Symphony No.8
Corelli—Concerto Grosso Op. 6 No.1
Holst—St Paul’s Suite

 Soloist: Matthew Petrie

 Conductor: Dennis Simons

 Leader: Bob Pinniger

 Tickets cost £10.00 and are available from the church

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