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


Dolphin Centre
Horse Market
County Durham


Ludwig van BeethovenSymphony no.1 in C major, Op.21
Gioachino RossiniThe Barber of Seville: Overture
Johann Strauss II (the Younger)Thunder and Lightning Polka


Darlington Orchestra
Darlington Community Wind Band

Programme Note

This informal and accessible concert will be packed with classical music including Beethoven, barricades and a barber!

The orchestra will play extracts from Beethoven’s First Symphony, a medley from ‘Les Miserables’ and the overture to Rossini’s ‘Barber of Seville’. The programme also features a Strauss polka, music by Berlioz, von Suppé and some 20th- and 21st-century.

Plus there will be performances by special guest players, Darlington Community Wind Band. The group’s repertoire ranges from traditional marches and hymns to film themes and show tunes.

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