Month: May 2016

May 30, 2016 Jerome Sadler No comments exist

A big thank you from the CRSO to all of our audience at the Central Theatre on the 28th May. We hope that you enjoyed the evening as much as we did! At the interval, the foyer was buzzing with excitement after Fenella’s astonishing performance of Prokofiev’s Second Violin Concerto; everyone linked to the CRSO…

May 30, 2016 Jerome Sadler 1 comment

The CRSO is thrilled to be giving the world première of Jacob Bride’s wonderful Viola Concerto (2014-16) in our concert at the Woodville, Gravesend, on Sunday 26th June at 18:30. You can view the full programme here. Jacob has given us the following overview of the work and its genesis: “I approached Gill Rutland just…

May 24, 2016 Jerome Sadler No comments exist

The CRSO’s next concert is approaching rapidly; do buy your tickets for an evening that promises to be outstanding. The orchestra had an inspiring rehearsal on Monday 23rd May with our wonderful violin soloist Fenella Humphreys playing Prokofiev’s beautiful 2nd Violin Concerto. Fenella has become a firm favourite of the CRSO’s membership since her astonishing…

May 2, 2016 Jerome Sadler No comments exist

Go along to the Rochester Sweeps Festival (30th April to 2nd May 2016), and try some of the pianos that are distributed across Rochester High Street and the surrounding area. Members of the CRSO and their families enjoyed playing these instruments during the event. CRSO Orchestral Manager Elisabeth Sadler couldn’t resist the temptation! Markus Sadler…