Our Next Concert

Sunday 5th October 2014
St Cuthbert's Church, Lothian Road, 7.45 pm

Weber Overture - Der Freischütz
Matilda Cubarsi Nemini Parco (premiere)
Haydn Symphony No 104 in D
Elgar Violin Concerto in B minor Op 61

Conductor David Watkin
Violin Alexander Janiczek

David Watkin returns to direct the Meadows Chamber Orchestra in the first of his two concerts as guest conductor. He will be joined by the acclaimed violinist Alexander Janiczek, also well known to the MCO, in a performance of Elgar's beautiful Violin Concerto. Symphony No 104 is the last of Joseph Haydn's so-called London Symphonies and was composed in 1795 while Haydn was resident in London.

'David brings ... a passionate belief in the juxtaposition of scholarship and musicianship' - Grove Dictionary of Music.

Matilda Cubarsi is a pupil at St. Mary's Music School and her work, Nemini Parco, was the winning composition from a large number of entries in this year's MCO Composers' Competition.

[Page last updated on 29th August 2014]