Mozart, Haydn, Sibelius, Tchaikovsky In Colne

Date: Sunday 12th April 2015 14:30

Venue: The Muni Theatre, Colne

A celebration of the best of strings.Due to illness, Adi Brett will no longer be able to perform at this event; we apologise for any inconvenience caused. Alpesh Chauhan will now conduct and our mesmerising principal cello, Hannah Roberts, will perform one of Haydn&s most popular works, the charming and spiritedCello Concerto in C major, a work which calls for great virtuosity from the soloist. Before that, hear why Tchaikovsky considered Mozart to be ‘The Musical Christ’ in the fast-paced Divertimento in F. Sibelius’ evocative and gorgeously lyricalSuite for Violin and Strings ensues, painting a picture of three delightful country scenes, before Tchaikovsky’s heart-wrenchingly elegiac Serenade for Strings brings the programme to a powerful conclusion.

‘The playing of the Camerata strings was so outstanding, it felt as if they had been dipped in liquid gold…&

— Seen and Heard International


Camerata CEO, Bob Riley, talks to conductor Alpesh Chauhan.

CONCERT 2.30pm

TICKETS: £18 (concs available) includes £1.50 booking fee

*Colne booking fees:No fee applies to tickets bought in person. Tickets bought online or by phone are subject to a £1.50 postage charge (per booking).

Lancashire is alive with the sounds of world-class classical music

Three of the UK&s very best orchestras, Manchester Camerata, the Hall&e and Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra – featuring a host of internationally acclaimed conductors and soloists – can be heard on your doorstep at venues around Lancashire. Book a subscription for our Muni 2014/15 classical season and get £5 off tickets for a Hall&e concert at King George&s Hall, Blackburn or an RLPO concert at Guild Hall, Preston (applies to a maximum of 2 tickets per booking). All you need to do is call the relevant box office – King George&s Hall on 0844 847 1664 or the Guild Hall on 0844 844 7710 and quote ‘LCMC £5 subscription offer& for your chosen concert. Free parking is available.


Box Office: 01282 661234 or Ticketline: 0844 888 4406OnlineIn Person: Muni Box Office, Town Hall, Albert Road, Colne BB8 0AQBox Office Opening Times: Mon – Fri, 9.30am – 5pm