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


St Saviour's Church
25 Sandpit Lane
St Albans


Pyotr TchaikovskySymphony no.6 'Pathétique', Op.74
Richard StraussRuhe, meine Seele, Op.27 no.1
Richard StraussVier Letzte Lieder, TrV 296
Richard WagnerThe Flying Dutchman, WWV 63: Overture


Tom Hammond – Conductor
Jennifer Wigram – Leader
Dima Bawab – Soprano

St Albans Symphony Orchestra

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Programme Note

Dima Bawab began studying music at the age of only four years old. She studied singing at the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse in Paris, from where she graduated with dinstinction. Since then, Dima has worked all over the world in a huge variety of répertoire.

Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No.6 was his final completed symphony, which premièred just nine days before he died. He called it “the best thing I have composed”. Its French subtitle was translated from Russian, but its meaning is supposed to be ‘Passionate’.

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