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Didcot Concert Orchestra 6 at Cornerstone, Didcot

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Prices: £15, £13 Concs, Under 16s £9

Didcot Concert Orchestra 6

Sunday 8 Mar 2020 4:00pm

Tags: Music

An afternoon of classical music with Didcot's very own symphony orchestra.

Come and hear Didcot's new high-quality symphony orchestra returning for its sixth concert of music from the Romantic era.

Our concert begins with a quintessentially English rhapsody – A Shropshire Lad – whose enchanting atmosphere leaves us wondering what future masterpieces Butterworth (a teacher at Radley College) would have written had he not been killed on the Somme. Then comes a superb but rarely-played gem by Josef Suk – Dvorak's son-in-law – whose Fairy Tale is a broad melodic tapestry that relates the path of true love. We end the concert with Franck's evergreen Symphony in D minor, which has delighted audiences for 130 years.

 

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