Saturday 16 March, St Mary's Church, Church Green, Witney, 7.30 pm
Burford Orchestra will be welcoming in spring with a programme featuring well-known works from the classical era.
The Hebrides (Fingal's Cave) Overture — Mendelssohn
Trumpet Concerto in E Major — Hummel (trumpet: Richard Colquhoun)
Symphony No. 3 in E♭ major 'Eroica' — Beethoven
The concert opens with Mendelssohn’s Hebrides Overture, popularly known as Fingal’s Cave and written following his trip to the remote Scottish island. This is followed by Hummel’s lively trumpet concerto, featuring Richard Colquhoun as soloist, and the second half sees the orchestra take on one of Beethoven’s most celebrated works: the Eroica Symphony.
Tickets cost £9 with £1 entry for under 16s and are available online from TicketSource. Contact Sarah on 01993 883490 for information. Doors open 7pm, refreshments available.