Friday 5 November 2021 - 7.30pm
London Concertante – Viennese Waltzes by Candlelight
Strauss – Die Fledermauss Overture
Strauss – Trisch-trasch Polka
Brahms – Hungarian Dance No. 5
Tchaikovsky – Sleeping Beauty Waltz
Tchaikovsky – Nutcracker Suite
Strauss – Blue Danube Waltz
London Concertante was founded in 1991 and has gone on to garner an outstanding international reputation. Alongside regular series of concerts at St. Martin-in-the-Fields and Southwark Cathedral, the ensemble also performs at the Southbank Centre, Cadogan Hall and Wigmore Hall, as well as performing across the length and breadth of the UK. International tours have taken them to the USA, Spain, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Ireland, Finland, and they will be touring to Italy and again to Spain later in the year. Their numerous recordings receive regular airplay on global radio stations, and has helped to secure their position at the forefront of Classical performers in the UK.
If you don't consider yourself "in the know" about Mozart, Beethoven, or Bach, fear not, this is the orchestra for you. The London Concertante boasts a remarkable audience record in which an impressive 50% of spectators are first time classical concert goers! The London Concertante has its audience laughing at jokes, gasping at virtuosity, moved by gorgeous string playing, and leaving with a smile on their faces.
Just exceptional. If you've always wanted to attend a classical concert, but feared it would be snobby or dull, this is for you...Wonderful!! - A happy audience member (December 2019)
A perfect evening out. We loved it! - Another happy audience member (November 2019)
Heady stuff thrilling virtuoso playing. Exciting listening- Gramophone Magazine
Tickets £38, £32, £26, £19 + £1.25 per ticket booking fee
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