Category: Concerts

Concert 4 2019

Dancing Shoes Conductor: Robert Dora Date: Sunday 24th November 2019 Time: 2.30pm Venue: Preston City Hall The Music Prokofiev March of the Knights from Romeo & Juliet Respighi Ancient Airs and Dances, Suite 2 Arturo Marquez Danzons No. 2 Tchaikovsky

Concert 3 2019

Youth Concerto Competition Conductor: Robert Dora Compère: Loretto Perkins Adjudicator: Kristian Chong The 32nd annual Preston Symphony Orchestra Youth Concerto Competition, where six amazing young musicians will each play a movement from a concerto, will take place on 8th September

Concert 2 2019

Northern Lights: Sibelius & Schubert Conductor: Robert Dora Date: Sunday 23rd June 2019 Time: 2.30pm Venue: Preston City Hall The Music Schubert Rosamunde Overture Berlioz Hungarian March Doppler Andante & Rondo for two flutes & string orchestra Soloists: Penny Holmes,

Concert 1 2019

Space: A Musical Odyssey Conductor: Joseph Lallo Date: Sunday 31st March 2019 Time: 2.30pm Venue: Preston City Hall The Music Holst The Planets Smetana Vltava (Moldau) Williams The Star Wars Epic – Part II William Schmidt From Earth to the

Concert 4 2018

The Preston Suite Conductor: Joseph Lallo Preston Suite, a suburban symphony. The centrepiece of the Preston Symphony Orchestra’s third concert for 2018 is the world premiere of a new work about Preston itself. Three composers have reflected on the sound

Concert 3 2018

Wilkie Prize Youth Concerto Competition Conductor: Robert Dora Compère: Loretto Perkins Adjudicator: Zoe Knighton The 31st annual Preston Symphony Orchestra Youth Concerto Competition, where six amazing young musicians each played a movement from a concerto, took place on 9th September

Concert 2 2018

Dvořák & Friends Conductor: Robert Dora Date: Sunday 3rd June 2018 Time: 2.30pm Venue: Preston City Hall The Music Beethoven King Stephan overture Andrew Warmington Turning of Wind and Time Dvořák Symphony No 8 Heinrich Hübler Concerto for 4 French

Concert 1 2018

The Italian Job Conductor: Robert Dora Date: Sunday 25th March 2018 Time: 2.30pm Venue: Preston City Hall The Music Schumann Symphony No 1 Rossini ‘Barber of Seville’ Overture Variations for Clarinet and Orchestra Murray Gillin, solo clarinet Benjamin Britten Matinees

Concert 4 2017

A Night at the Opera In the final concert for the year, the orchestra enters the world of opera. Joined by two solo singers and the KeyTones Choir, the programme includes a selection of arias and choruses, plus the fiery

Concert 3 2017

Youth Concerto Competition Compère: Stephen Snelleman (ABC Classic FM) Date: Sunday 17th September 2017 Time: 2.30pm Venue: Northcote Town Hall The annual Preston Symphony Orchestra Youth Concerto Competition is open to talented musicians aged 18 and under on July 1