European Union Chamber Orchestra with Raphael Wallfisch

Venue: Hexagon Theatre (Directions)

Wed 18 Apr, 19:30
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Eva Stegeman, Director

Raphael Wallfisch, Cello

Respighi
Ancient Airs and Dances

Haydn
Cello Concerto No.1 in C Major

Elgar
Elegy for Strings

Schubert
Symphony No.5 in B flat Major D485

This season, the European Union Chamber Orchestra bring British cellist, Raphael Wallfisch to The Hexagon stage to play Haydn’s masterpiece, the Concerto in C. Born in London into a family of distinguished musicians, Raphael is one of the most celebrated cellists performing internationally
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At the age of twenty-four he won the Gaspar Cassadó International Cello Competition in Florence. Since then he has enjoyed a world-wide career playing with such orchestras as the London Symphony, London Philharmonic, Philharmonia, BBC Symphony, English Chamber Orchestra, Hallé, City of Birmingham Symphony, Leipzig Gewandhaus, Berlin Symphony, Westdeutscher Rundfunk, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Indianapolis Symphony, Warsaw Philharmonic, Czech Philharmonic and many others.

Pre-concert talk 6.30pm
The Hexagon Auditorium FREE

Ticket information

Subscription Booking NOW OPEN
Booking for individual concert opens on Monday 10 July.

Tickets: £25.50, £22.50

Groups 10+: ALL tickets are £12 each. No additional subscription rates apply. (subject to availability)
All children under 18: £6 for individual tickets
Schools: £6 each, including free programmes (subject to availability) (SMS members £5.75)
Classical Membership Scheme: £12 for individual tickets. (For patrons aged 18-25 or students of any age - please contact the Box Office to register for the scheme)

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Venue info

Hexagon Theatre

Queens Walk
Reading
RG1 7UA
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Contact: 0118 960 6060

Box Office opening times:
Mon-Fri: 10.00-17.00 or until show time
Sat-Sun: Closed or 1 hour before show time