Past concerts

  • 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)

    To reserve tickets
    Email: tickets@corinthianorchestra.org.uk
    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.

  • 30 January 2010

    ElgarFroissart Overture
    BrahmsViolin Concerto
    DvořákSymphony No. 6 in D
    Saturday 30 January 2010, 6:30pm
    St. James's Church, 197 Piccadilly, London W1J 9LL

    Adrian Brown, conductor
    Laura Samuel, violin

     

     

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

    To reserve tickets
    Email: tickets@corinthianorchestra.org.uk
    Phone: 020 7381 0441

     

    Brahms's majestic violin concerto forms the centrepiece of our January concert and we are delighted to welcome back Laura Samuel to play the virtuoso solo part. The concert begins with Elgar's Concert Overture Froissart, one of his earliest works for full orchestra and concludes with Dvorák's 6th Symphony.

  • 2 December 2009

    RavelMother Goose Suite
    Saint-SaënsPiano Concerto No. 2
    TchaikovskyPolonaise & Waltz from Eugene Onegin
    TchaikovskySleeping Beauty Suite
    AndersonSleigh Ride & A Christmas Festival
    Wednesday 2 December 2009, 7:30pm
    St. James's Church, 197 Piccadilly, London W1J 9LL

    Jason Lai, conductor
    Wu Qian
    , piano

     

     

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

    To reserve tickets
    Email: tickets@corinthianorchestra.org.uk
    Phone: 020 7381 0441

     

    The CCO welcomes back Jason Lai to conduct a festive programme that includes Ravel's Mother Goose Suite, Tchaikovsky's Sleeping Beauty and Saint Saen's Second Piano Concerto, performed by Wu Qian.

  • 17 October 2009

    MacCunnLand of the Mountain and the Flood
    ElgarCello Concerto
    BeethovenSymphony No. 7
    Saturday 17th October 2009, 6:30pm
    St. James's Church, 197 Piccadilly, London W1J 9LL

    Christopher Para, conductor
    Richard Jenkinson, cello
    Hannah Gordon, speaker

     

    Tickets: £20, £15, £12.50 (concessions £2.50 off)

     

    Memorial concert for Alan Hazeldine.

    To open the 2009/10 season, the Corinthian Chamber Orchestra will perform a memorial concert for their founding musical director Alan Hazeldine. Part proceeds from the concert will be donated to the Marie Curie Hospice, Hampstead. The programme will begin with Hamish MacCunn's Land of the Mountain and the Flood, paying homage to Alan's Scottish roots, followed by Elgar's elegaic cello concerto, and concluding with Beethoven's 7th symphony, which Alan recorded with the orchestra in early 2007.

  • 20 June 2009

    MilhaudLe boeuf sur le toit
    MozartViolin Concerto No. 3 in G
    DvorakSymphony No. 7 in D minor
    Saturday 20th June 2009, 6:30pm
    St. James's Church, 197 Piccadilly, London W1J 9LL

    Dominic Wheeler, conductor
    Arisa Fujita, violin

     

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

     

    The Corinthian Chamber Orchestra is delighted to welcome back Dominic Wheeler and Arisa Fujita for their June Concert which comprises Milhaud's jazzy masterpiece Le boeuf sur le toit, Mozart's exquisite 3rd Violin concerto and Dvorak's powerful and Brahmsian seventh symphony.

  • 8 May 2009

    Nielsen Overture - Helios
    Grieg Piano Concerto in A minor
    Sibelius Symphony No. 5
    Friday 8th May 2009, 7:30pm
    St. James's Church, 197 Piccadilly, London W1J 9LL

    Andrew Gourlay, conductor
    Simon Callaghan, piano

     

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

     

    For their May concert, which has a Scandinavian theme, the Corinthian Chamber Orchestra are delighted to welcome two Corinthian debutees: the conductor Andrew Gourlay, and pianist Simon Callaghan as soloist in the Grieg Concerto. This will be preceded by Neilsen's Helios overture with its programmatic depiction of the sun's progress through the Aegean skies from morning to evening, and succeeded by Sibelius's deeply personal and nationalistic fifth symphony.