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Mad Stampede

Viennese classics from the Derby Concert Orchestra,
reviewed by MIKE WHEELER

 

The art of concert programming is as much about well-chosen and well-placed contrasts as anything else. Two Delius miniatures made a very effective interlude in Derby Concert Orchestra's programme of Viennese classics, like a splash of red in a predominantly green picture (St Peter's Church, Littleover, Derby, UK, 19 October 2013).

One-time principal bassoonist Andrew Hubbard conducted the first half, opening with a bubbling account of the overture to Mozart's Così fan tutte...

Copyright © 28 October 2013 Mike Wheeler,
Derby UK

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DERBY CONCERT ORCHESTRA

JONATHAN TROUT

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART

FRANZ JOSEPH HAYDN

FREDERICK DELIUS

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN

ORCHESTRAL MUSIC

DERBYSHIRE

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