This event has already happened!
This event occurred in July 2018. If you're looking for a upcoming event, try the links below:
Reviews of this event
Be the first to leave your review of this event »
Scottish Chamber Orchestra (Strings) in Oban on Thursday 19th July 2018
Benjamin Marquise Gilmore violin / director
Matthew Wadsworth theorbo
Chacony in G minor
Theorbo Concerto (UK Premiere)
GEMINIANI (after CORELLI)
Concerto Grosso op 5 No 12 ‘La Folia’
String Symphony in B minor
Holberg Suite op.40
Ancient styles with bold modern flavours: meetings between the old and the new thread through this stimulating concert directed by SCO Leader Benjamin Marquise Gilmore. Peter Warlock makes a modern twist on 16th-century themes in his charming Capriol Suite, while Grieg combines the Baroque invention of Bach, Handel and Scarlatti with a distinctive Nordic folk twang in his buoyant Holberg Suite. The ancient theorbo is in the spotlight for British composer Stephen Goss’s new Concerto, performed by the spectacular Matthew Wadsworth – and even Geminiani gets in on the act by taking his teacher Corelli’s already virtuosic Concerto Grosso and making it even more ingenious and brilliant.
Book now >>> https://www.sco.org.uk/whats-on/1235-sco-strings-in-oban
Music Genres: Classical
Please note: The event information above has been added by the organiser. Whilst we try to ensure all details are up-to-date we do not make any warranty or representation as to the accuracy or completeness of the information shown.