English String Renaissance: Ten Tors Orchestra
  • Minster Church of St Andrew, Royal Parade, Plymouth

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Simon Ible, conductor
Andrew Knights, oboe

Holst: St Paul’s Suite
Delius: Two Aquarelles
Vaughan Williams: Oboe Concerto
Elgar: Serenade for Strings
Pitkin: Whispering, clamoring
Britten: Simple Symphony

A renaissance in English music emerged toward the end of the 19th century. The new musical style identified with folk song and Elizabethan dances that revitalized the genre of the chamber orchestra. This is a selection from our best-loved British composers and includes Jonathan Pitkin’s Whispering, clamoring commissioned by Ten Tors Orchestra in 2005.

Tickets: £17 / £15 Friends of Peninsula Arts and Ten Tors Orchestra

Ticket discount available with Artory App

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