Dorset County Orchestra - Autumn Concert
Arturo Serna, charismatic conductor, prize winning cellist and inspirational teacher returns to the podium to conduct:
The Overture to Beethoven's Creations of Prometheus Ballet; Expect fireworks as the allegro section represents Prometheus fleeing from heaven after stealing fire from the gods;
The 3rd Violin concerto of the immensely talented french composer, Camille Saint-Saens of whom Berlioz said 'he knows everything but lacks inexperience!'
Brahms 3rd Symphony a piece with sweeping melodies, the third movement has been used extensively in film and television productions including Frank Sinatra's 'Take my love'
Piotr Kopec is soloist in the Saint-Saens Concerto. Piotr studied violin at Trinity College of Music in London. In recent years has performed all of the major violin concertos and is a member of several string quartets. He plays a 1673 Andrea Guarneri violin, kindly on loan from Felicity Belfield.
Concert is at 19.30. Tickets £12 at the door or available in advance from Dorset Tourist Information Centre, Trinity St., Dorchester.
Dorford Centre, Bridport Road, Dorchester, Dorset DT1 1RR
Sat 16 Nov 2019