Concerts


Sun 19th March 2017 Albert Hall Nottingham NG1 5AA 7:30pm

Senior orchestra concert featuring BBC Young Musician 2016 Sheku Kanneh-Mason

Nottingham Youth Orchestra's spring concert features the talented Nottingham born cellist, Sheku Kanneh-Mason, performing Haydn's Cello Concerto No 1 in C.


On May 15th Sheku won BBC Young Musician 2016 with his electrifying performance of the Shostakovich Cello Concerto No 1.

"A rising star in the classical music world." Daily Telegraph

"The hall crackled with the energy that the 17-year-old produced." The Times

"He was electric. A sincere and moving performance." Dobrinka Tabakova, Chair of Judges

The 17 year old musician described winning as "a wonderful feeling".

He added: "I'm so grateful for all the support from my family, the Junior Royal Academy of Music, my teacher Ben Davies and Chineke that have helped me on this extraordinary journey."


Programme

Haydn - Cello Concerto No.1 in C
Walton - Johannesburg Overture
Sibelius - Karelia Suite
Borodin - Symphony No 2

For more information about Sheku and his musically gifted family go to http://www.kannehmasons.com/

We are also delighted to welcome back Chris George as our guest conductor for this concert. Chris was leader of the Scottish Chamber Orchestra and is currently engaged in teaching and conducting. He has been coaching the National Youth Orchestra of Scotland and, as well as private tuition, teaches violin at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. 

Tickets
Adult seats £15
Secondary school children and students £5
Primary school children and under £1

This event will take place at the Albert Hall Nottingham NG1 5AA

Box office:
You can select seats and purchase tickets via the Royal Concert Hall Box Office over the phone, in person (counter sales) or online. Transaction fees apply.

Tickets:

Online
Book Tickets...
7:30pm concert featuring Sheku Kanneh - Mason

Phone
Royal Concert Hall Box Office: 0115 989 5555

Please note:
This concert is not listed in the Royal Concert Hall website 'What's On' section. If you click any of the Royal Concert Hall website tabs to go back to the 'Event Listings' or 'What's On' pages you will need to start your booking again by returning to this page and clicking the relevant 'Book Tickets' link.

For general enquiries please call 01636 830930

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Sun 19th March 2017 Albert Hall Nottingham NG1 5AA 4.30pm

Training and Intermediate Orchestras afternoon concert

Members of the Training and Intermediate Orchestra perform a variety of music including classical favourites, film scores, and traditional folk songs.

Tickets £9, Concessions £6
Students £5
Primary School age children and under £1
Please note all seats are unreserved for this concert.

This event will take place at the Albert Hall Nottingham NG1 5AA

Box office:
You can purchase tickets over the phone, in person (counter sales) or online via the Royal Concert Hall Box Office. Transaction fees apply.

Online
Book Tickets...
4:30pm concert - Intermediate and Training Orchestra

Phone
Royal Concert Hall Box Office: 0115 989 5555

Please note:
This concert is not listed in the Royal Concert Hall website 'What's On' section. If you click any of the Royal Concert Hall website tabs to go back to the 'Event Listings' or 'What's On' pages you will need to start your booking again by returning to this page and clicking the relevant 'Book Tickets' link. All seats are unreserved for this concert.

For general enquiries please call 01636 830930

 

The Nottingham Youth Orchestra