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RNS: La Mer

La Mer

Cancelled. Please bear with us during this unprecedented period. We will be in touch in due course about your tickets. Thank you for your patience and co-operation. We sincerely apologise for any inconvenience caused.


Hear Royal Northern Sinfonia on your doorstep this May and bask in French music at its most glorious.

Kyra Humphreys director/violin
Royal Northern Sinfonia

St Cuthbert’s Church, Darlington | Thursday 21 May
St Michael’s Church, Alnwick | Friday 22 May
St George’s Church, Cullercoats | Saturday 23 May

Debussy Prélude a l’aprés midi d’un faune
Françaix Wind Quintet No.1
Ravel Introduction and Allegro
Saint-Saëns Fantaisie for Violin and Harp
Debussy (arr. Farrington) La Mer

Hear works by giants of French music, Ravel and Saint-Saëns, and let the sounds and colours of a special ensemble arrangement of Debussy’s masterpiece La Mer wash over you. Plus, who can resist the opening of his Prélude – one of the most beautiful and evocative flute solos of all time…

Tickets ordered for collection can be picked up from the concert venue on the evening of the concert.