The 2019-2020 Henleaze Concert Society season begins in majestic style with a performance of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 8
Max Richter’s mesmerising reminagining of Vivaldi’s famous set of violin concertos is performed alongside hypnotic works by Arvo Pärt
Tchaikovsky’s Souvenir de Florence combines Russian passion and fervour with Italian exuberance and brilliance, and Mozart’s String Quintet in G minor is rich and lyrical.
Music from both sides of the Atlantic features in this concert, with Copland’s vivid and unmistakable American soundscape contrasting with the distinct Englishness of Vaughan Williams’s music.
A delicious contrast of styles in two piano concertos from different ends of the classical spectrum, by Gershwin and Mozart
A beautiful programme of light music for a summer evening