27 Orkney Conductors' Course Orchestral Session

, Start Time: 14:30 Pickaquoy Centre Arena The Pickaquoy Centre, Muddisdale Road, Kirkwall KW15 1LR

The Orkney Conductors' Course takes place every year over twelve days built around St Magnus International Festival. 

 

SCOTTISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
JOANNA WEEKS Soprano
8 STUDENT CONDUCTORS
SIAN EDWARDS Tutor
CHARLES PEEBLES Tutor

Repertoire to include:
BRAHMS Serenade No. 2
VERDI Excerpts from La Traviata
WEILL Symphony No. 2
ADAMS Shaker Loops
MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 5
MAXWELL DAVIES Ebb of Winter
HAYDN Symphony No. 44

Emerging professionals from all over the world gather to work with two pianos and some of the Festival artists. For the first time this year we are opening the doors of the sessions where our students work with a professional orchestra. This is your chance to watch many young conductors in action, to see the inner workings of an orchestral rehearsal and to hear a large variety of repertoire. You might even be watching the star conductors of the future in their earliest experiences. 

Orkney Conductors' Course

3 hours 
Tickets £8 Concessions £6 

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Supported by

Robert Clark and Susan Costello

Location Map

Pickaquoy Centre Arena

The Pickaquoy Centre, Muddisdale Road KW15 1LR

Tel: 01856 879900

St Magnus International Festival, 13 Albert Street, Kirkwall, KW15 1HP

T: +44 (0)1856 871445

E: info@stmagnusfestival.com

St Magnus Festival is a charity registered in Scotland. Scottish Charity No SC011666. Company Number SC073825.

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