Our next concert

Saturday 11th February 2017
Inverleith St Serf's Church, Ferry Road, 7.45 pm

Saint-Saens Cello Concerto No 1 in A minor Op 33
Shostakovich arr. Barshai Chamber Symphony
Dvořák Waldesruhe (B.182) for Cello and Orchestra
Mozart Symphony No 38 in D K504 (Prague)

Conductor Peter Evans
Cello Philip Higham

Outstanding, award-winning young cellist Philip Higham is soloist in both Saint-Saens's declamatory and lyrical cello concerto and Dvořák's peaceful and beautiful Silent Woods. In the first of principal conductor Peter Evans's MCO programmes this season, the concert is completed with the string orchestra version of Shostakovich's heartbreakingly powerful 8th string quartet and Mozart's exuberant masterpiece, the Prague symphony.

Chamber concert

Sunday 19th March 2017
Meadows Chamber Ensemble
St Mark's Unitarian Church, Castle Terrace, 3.30 pm

Details to follow. Programme to include the Schubert Octet.

Admission free, retiring collection.

[Page last updated on 27th November 2016]