Past concerts

  • 10 December 2010

    StravinskyLe baiser de la fée: Divertimento
    Vaughan WilliamsTuba Concerto
    GershwinRhapsody in Blue
    AndersonBugler's Holiday, Sleigh Ride & A Christmas Festival
    Friday 10 December 2010, 7:30pm
    St. James's Church, 197 Piccadilly, London W1J 9LL

    Paul Hoskins, conductor
    Wilfred Driscoll, tuba
    Simon Callaghan, piano

     

     

    Tickets: £15, £12.50, £7.50 (concessions £2.50 off)

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    Phone: 020 7381 0441

     

    The Corinthian Chamber Orchestra open's their Christmas concert with Stravinsky’s famous nod to Tchaikovsky - his sparkling ballet suite The Fairy’s Kiss. The orchestra is delighted to welcome Wilfred Driscoll to perform Vaughan Williams’ charming Tuba Concerto, and this is followed by Gershwin’s ever-popular Rhapsody in Blue, for which Simon Callaghan returns as soloist after his triumphant performance of Rachmaninov’s 3rd Piano Concerto with CCO last May. The evening is rounded off in true festive spirit with Leroy Anderson's Bugler's Holiday, Sleigh Ride and Christmas Festival.

  • 9 October 2010

    ElgarIntroduction and Allegro for Strings
    KoussevitskyDouble Bass Concerto Op. 3
    FauréMasques et bergamasques
    PoulencSinfonietta
    Saturday 9 October 2010, 6:30pm
    St. James's Church, 197 Piccadilly, London W1J 9LL

    Peter Stark, conductor
    Neil Tarlton, double bass

     

     

    Tickets: £15, £12.50, £7.50 (concessions £2.50 off)

    To reserve tickets
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    Phone: 020 7381 0441

     

    The Corinthian Chamber Orchestra open their new season with an exciting and varied programme. Neil Tarlton, principal bass of the Philharmonia joins the orchestra for Koussevitsky's romantic bass concerto, which is preceded by Elgar's passionate Introduction and Allegro for Strings. The concert concludes in France with Fauré's impressionistic Masques et bergamasques, and Poulenc's playful Sinfonietta.
    A collection will be made after the concert for the David Fletcher Memorial Fund.

  • 24 July 2010

    MozartSymphony No. 40 in G minor
    HummelTrumpet Concerto in E flat
    Beethoven
    Symphony No. 2 in D
    Saturday 24 July 2010, 7:30pm
    St. Gabriel's Church, 30 Warwick Square, London SW1V 2AD

    Andrew Gourlay, conductor
    Richard Knights, trumpet

     

     

    Tickets: All seats £12 (concessions £2 off)

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    Don't miss our final concert of 2009-10 featuring gems of the classical repertoire.

    Under the baton of Andrew Gourlay, Richard Knights, the CCO's principal trumpet, performs Hummel's virtuosic concerto.

    Mozart's ever popular 40th symphony opens the concert and Beethoven's 2nd Symphony brings the concert — and the season — to a close.

  • 25 June 2010

    StravinskySymphonies of Wind Instruments
    CoplandClarinet Concerto
    MahlerSymphony No. 4
    Friday 25 June 2010, 7:30pm
    St. James's Church, 197 Piccadilly, London W1J 9LL

    Paul Hoskins, conductor
    Jon Carnac, clarinet
    Anna Livermore, soprano

     

     

    Tickets: £15, £12.50, £7.50 (concessions £2.50 off)

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    Copland's Clarinet Concerto, commissioned by Jazz clarinettist Benny Goodman, forms the centrepiece of this concert. The concerto is framed by Stravinsky's Symphony of Wind Instruments and the last of Mahler's early 'Wunderhorn' symphonies.

  • 22 May 2010

    SibeliusSymphony No. 7
    BarberAdagio for Strings
    RachmaninovPiano Concerto No. 3
    Saturday 22 May 2010, 6:30pm
    St. James's Church, 197 Piccadilly, London W1J 9LL

    George Vass, conductor
    Simon Callaghan, piano

     

     

    Tickets: £15, £12.50, £7.50 (concessions £2.50 off)

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    The CCO's exploration of the symphonies of Sibelius continues in our May concert with his seventh and final symphony. Pianist Simon Callaghan, who joined us in 2009 for a memorable performance of the Grieg Piano Concerto, returns to perform Rachmaninov's mighty Piano Concerto No. 3. Barber's moving Adagio for Strings completes the programme.

  • 18 March 2010

    BrittenFour Sea Interludes
    BarberViolin Concerto
    BeethovenSymphony No. 7
    Thursday 18 March 2010, 7:30pm
    Southbank Centre's Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London, SE1 8XX

    Peter Stark, conductor
    Laura Samuel
    , violin

     

     

    Tickets: £20, £18, £15 (concessions 50% off)

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    Phone: 0871 663 2500

     

    The CCO's debut at Queen Elizabeth Hall as part of Southbank Centre's The Bernstein Project will feature Britten's evocative Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes and Beethoven's 7th Symphony, both of which were played at Bernstein's final public performance. The orchestra is delighted to welcome back Laura Samuel of the celebrated Belcea Quartet to play Barber's much loved violin concerto.