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Ensemble

Strength of Purpose

Nicholas Collon conducts Sinfonia Viva,
heard by MIKE WHEELER

 

Nicholas Collon returned to the helm of Sinfonia Viva for a programme with the twin themes of Shakespeare and twentieth-century British classics (Assembly Rooms, Derby, UK, 23 April 2012).

The Love Scene from Berlioz's Romeo and Juliet was beautifully shaped, the playing full of delicacy and atmosphere.

Ed Lyon sang Britten's Serenade with intelligence and generally clear diction, partnered by Richard Watkins's nimble, sonorous horn playing...

Copyright © 28 April 2012 Mike Wheeler,
Derby UK

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SINFONIA VIVA

DERBY ASSEMBLY ROOMS

DERBY

UNITED KINGDOM

ORCHESTRAL MUSIC

HECTOR BERLIOZ

BENJAMIN BRITTEN

WILLIAM WALTON

RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS

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