Classical Season 2016/17 | RNS At Home

Dancing Birds

Available as part of a Classical Season package.

Sage One

Pre-concert talk at 6.30pm. Buses from Alnwick and Hexham.

Matthew Coorey conductor
Steven Hudson oboe
Royal Northern Sinfonia

COPLAND Appalachian Spring Suite
ROSS EDWARDS Oboe Concerto ‘Bird Spirit Dreaming’
SAINT-SAËNS Danse Macabre (This piece features in Classic FM’s top 100 Hall of Fame)
STRAVINSKY The Firebird Suite

We are sorry to announce that conductor Jessica Cottis has had to withdraw from this concert due to illness. We are delighted that Australian conductor Matthew Coorey has agreed to replace her at short notice, and wish Jessica a speedy recovery.

Find out more about Matthew Coorey here

Dance runs as a theme all the way through this ballet-inspired programme. Even Ross Edwards’ beguiling Oboe Concerto specifies choreography for the oboist as well as the music, making it the perfect partner for Stravinsky’s magical fairytale ballet.

RNS At Home series 2016/17 supported by The Barbour Foundation


Bar 5 for Under 30s

If you are under 30 our Bar 5 scheme entitles you to a ticket on selected performances for just £5 plus a FREE bottle of Heineken. Find out more.

17 and Under* or Unemployed?

Tickets are available for £5 in advance for RNS At Home and on the day for RNS Presents and RNS Nights Out subject to availability. (*With accompanying adult).

Dine With Us

Complete your Sage Gateshead experience by booking a pre-show dinner. Our Brasserie and Cafe are always open on concert evenings (and afternoons!), and we have some delicious dinner options on offer to accompany your concert package.

You can add a dining voucher to your ticket order, or click here to book if you already have your tickets.

Take the Bus!

Catch the bus to selected concerts at Sage Gateshead, at just £8 return. Buses run from:

HEXHAM via Chollerford, Wall, Acomb, Eastwood and Corbridge
ALNWICK via Amble, Warkworth, Felton, Morpeth, Wideopen and Gosforth
CARLISLE via Brampton
TEESSIDE via Guisborough, Great Ayton, Stokesley, Coulby Newham

You can book your bus online by adding it to your ticket order, or alternatively call 0191 443 4661 if you have already purchased tickets.

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