Posted on May 15, 2018
Britten Youth String Orchestra
St Bartholomew’s Church, Orford
Saturday 21st July, 7pm
The Britten Youth String Orchestra from The Netherlands will perform a free evening concert of music for strings at St Bartholomew’s Church.
The orchestra was founded in 2007 by their conductor, violinist and acclaimed conductor Loes Visser. Its aim is to provide a platform for talented young string players to develop their musical skills in an inspiring, high-level and musically demanding environment. Many progress on to further study at conservatoire level. For this concert they will perform a programme of beautiful music for strings by Warlock, Rachmaninov, Berlin, Grieg, Bloch and Shostakovich.
Entrance is free, with a retiring collection towards the church.