Help support us. Choose your gift:
Your donation has been added to your basket! Thanks!
Sorry, there was an error. Please reload the page and try again.

Queries, group & access bookings: 0333 130 0967
Phones 2-4pm | Counter sales 1-2.30pm
Monday to Friday and one hour before each concert

Chetham’s Symphony Orchestra: Petrushka

  • Great Hall Lancaster
  • £19.50-£9.50
Book Tickets via Lancaster Arts

Performers

Chetham's Symphony Orchestra
Paul Mann - Conductor
Yixuan Ren - Violin

Programme

HINDEMITH Symphonic Metamorphoses of Themes by Carl Maria von Weber
TCHAIKOVSKY Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35
STRAVINSKY Petrushka

This performance is in Lancaster on Thursday 17 October
Book for The Stoller Hall performance on Friday 18 October

 

Chetham’s alumnus Paul Mann – former Assistant Conductor of the London Symphony Orchestra, and noted for his musicality, versatility and breadth of repertoire – conducts the School’s flagship orchestra in Petrushka, Stravinsky’s ballet burlesque, animating the lives and loves of a puppet trio and the revelry of Mardi Gras.

Preceding the symphony will be Tchaikovsky’s only violin concerto, its lyrical, folk inspired solo part performed by 15 year old Yixuan Ren, a winner of Chetham’s 2019 Concerto Auditions; and Hindemith’s Symphonic Metamorphoses, begun as an arrangement for ballet and developed into a more complex and contrasting symphonic work.

 

All dates & times

No upcoming events

You may also like

  1. The Stoller Hall

    Lower School Orchestra

    Thu 21 October 2021, 11am

    With performers as young as 8-years-old, audiences are invited to discover some of the UK’s most gifted young musicians, conducted...

  2. The Stoller Hall

    Middle School Orchestra

    Thu 21 October 2021, 7:30pm

    Chetham’s Middle School Orchestra take a technicoloured journey from France to Russia in Lilli Boulanger’s D’un matin de Printemps, Saint...

  3. The Stoller Hall

    Chetham’s Symphony Orchestra

    Fri 22 October 2021, 7:30pm

    We’re back! Audiences are invited to experience Chetham’s Symphony Orchestra in the tailor-made setting of The Stoller Hall for the...

  4. Carole Nash Hall

    Chetham’s Lunchtime Concert

    Tue 9 November 2021, 1:30pm

    Take time out and enjoy free lunchtime recitals by some of the UK’s most exciting young musicians, at Chetham’s School...