EXTERNAL EVENTS / NYOS Junior Orchestra Summer Concert

National Youth Orchestra of Scotland

NYOS Junior Orchestra Summer Concert

15 July 2017 at 6:00pm

Tickets for this event are no longer available through this website. A limited number of tickets will be available on the door at Greyfriar's Kirk on Saturday evening.

Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh

Holly Mathieson: conductor
Findlay Spence: cello

Jean Coulthard: Canada Mosaic (selected movements)
Dmitry Kabalevsky: Cello Concerto No. 1 in G minor Op. 49 
Amy Beach: Symphony No. 2 in E minor Gaelic (selected movements)
Aaron Copland: Simple Gifts from Appalachian Spring Orchestral Suite

During 2017 NYOS Junior Orchestra perform an array of exhilarating and horizon broadening compositions inspired by the Americas. Within this theme we will present a broad spectrum of classical through to contemporary repertoire from both American composers, with music rarely heard in UK or European concert halls, together with more prominent European composers inspired to write works celebrating the greatest of continents.

Conductor Holly Mathieson once again takes charge of NYOS Junior Orchestra for its concert this summer at Greyfriars Kirk in Edinburgh. Holly has been working with the Junior Orchestra for the past two and half years and during this time she has inspired our youngest instrumentalists to perform beyond themselves. Holly and the Junior Orchestra will be joined by cellist Findlay Spence to perform Dmitry Kabalevsky’s Cello Concert No. 1. Findlay was Principal Cello with NYOS Symphony Orchestra in 2016 and was a stand-out performer during the sell-out BBC Prom at the Royal Albert Hall in August that same year.

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PLEASE NOTE: This performance takes place at Greyfriars Kirk, Greyfriars Place, Edinburgh, EH1 2QQ
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NYOS Junior Orchestra Summer Concert
Event NYOS Junior Orchestra Summer Concert
Date 15 July 2017 at 6:00pm
Buy this show is no longer available
Tickets £14* £8 Concession, £2.50 U25s

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*Early Bird Offer: Tickets are available at £8 until 15 June 2017.