Orchestra of St John - Venetian Songs

Sat 14 Oct 2017 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

St John's Church, Bromsgrove B61 7JW

We celebrate the world of melody with a UK première of outstanding songs for tenor and orchestra by a British composer, Ian Venables, with renowned Indian tenor Anando Mukerjee. Together with the horn-fest that is the Konzertstück, and incredible melodic writing from Mendelssohn and Dvorák.

  • Programme
    • Schumann Konzertstück for four horns & orchestra
    • Ian Venables  Venetian Songs for tenor and orchestra
    • Mendelssohn Fingal's Cave (The Hebrides)
    • Dvorák Symphony No 8

Soloists

Richard Jenkinson (Conductor) Anando Mukerjee (Tenor) Claire Burnell (Horn) Graham Stroud (horn) Lauren Storey (Horn) Helen Rudeforth (Horn)

Free pre-concert talk for ticket holders at 6.30pm with composer Ian Venables, presented by chief music critic of The Birmingham Post, Christpher Morley.

For tickets and more information go to http://www.artrix.co.uk/whats-on/all-shows/venetian-songs-orchestra-of-st-john