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Ensemble

Bustling Energy

A mainly classical programme
from Derby Concert Orchestra,
reviewed by MIKE WHEELER

 

Derby Concert Orchestra has established a regular pattern of beginning each season with a mainly classical-period programme in St Peter's Church in the Derby suburb of Littleover (Derby, UK, 15 October 2011).

This year's opener was a nicely imaginative sequence, too, beginning with Mozart's Symphony No 35, in a performance full of spirit, elegance and, in the finale, the bustling energy of comic opera.

Derby-born cellist Richard Jenkinson joined the orchestra for the evening's wild card, Dohnányi's Konzertstück...

Copyright © 22 October 2011 Mike Wheeler,
Derby UK

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DERBY CONCERT ORCHESTRA

JONATHAN TROUT

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART

ERNO DOHNANYI

DOMENICO CIMAROSA

FRANZ JOSEPH HAYDN

ORCHESTRAL MUSIC

DERBY

UNITED KINGDOM

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