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


Dolphin Centre
Horse Market
County Durham


Edward ElgarPomp and Circumstance March no.1 in D major 'Land of Hope and Glory'
Gioachino RossiniSoirées Musicales
Felix MendelssohnIntroduction and Fugue
Pyotr Tchaikovsky Chanson Triste, Op.40 no.2


Darlington Orchestra

Programme Note

An accessible, informal and entertaining evening of classical music

The orchestra always presents a selection of great music from the past few centuries.

This time the programme features: Elgar’s Pomp and Circumstance March No.1 'Land of Hope and Glory'; Soirées Musicales by Britten; Mendelssohn’s ‘Introduction and Fugue’; pieces by Brahms, Prokofiev, Tchaikovsky; and medleys from popular musicals by Lerner & Loewe and Lloyd Webber.

Special guests SING Darlington will perform acapella arrangements of a variety of songs including: traditional Gospel tunes; ‘Lovely Day’ by Bill Withers; ‘To Sing by the Fire’ by Mozart; Unst Boat Song; and ‘Goodnight, Sweetheart’ by Carter and Hudson.

In addition to the general printed information provided for the audience, there will be a children’s programme (suitable for 5- to 11-year-olds). This helps to introduce the youngest audience members to the enjoyment of hearing live music.

Tickets available from venue. Box office tel: 01325 406000. Buy online at (fee payable).

Follow us on Twitter @DarloOrchestra or Facebook/Darlington-Orchestra

Get a route map

Your Map

If you have any questions, please contact us using the form below, or send an e-mail to

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.