Britten War Requiem

Rochester Cathedral
Saturday 17th November 2018, 7:30pm

Soprano: Susan Young
Tenor: Clifford Lister
Baritone: Colin Campbell
Choirs: Rochester Choral Society with Rochester Sinfonietta Chamber Soloists and singers from Thanet Festival Choir and Sutton Valence Choral Society

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Shostakovich & Tchaikovsky

The Central Theatre, Chatham
Saturday 2nd March 2019, 7:30pm

Festival Overture

Violin Concerto
Soloist: Fenella Humphreys

Symphony no. 5

At its first performance, Shostakovich’s 5th Symphony received an ovation that lasted well over half an hour. It is one of CRSO’s favourite symphonies to perform, and we are delighted to welcome back Fenella Humphreys to perform Tchaikovsky’s violin concerto with us.

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Debussy, Bride, Tchaikovsky, Stravinsky

The Central Theatre, Chatham
Saturday 25th May 2019, 7:30pm

Prélude à l’Après-midi d’un Faune​

Concerto for Percussion and Orchestra
Jacob Bride
Percussion Soloist: Jacob Bride

Swan Lake Suite (numbers 1, 2, 3, 8)


Some of the most popular ballet music ever written – Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake, Stravinsky’s Petrushka and Debussy’s Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune​ – is paired here with the exciting World Premiere of Jacob Bride’s Percussion Concerto, inspired by the forests and folklore of Finland.