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Royal Northern Sinfonia: Mendelssohn Octet and Mozart Gran Partita

See below for tour venues, dates and times

Royal Northern Sinfonia: Spring Chamber Tour


Thinking Big: Mendelssohn Octet

Tristan Gurney director
An all strings programme featuring works by composers who were breaking the moulds of traditional forms and re-inventing them on a larger scale. Programme includes Mendelssohn’s celebrated Octet and music by Bach and Walton.

St George’s Church, Cullercoats
Friday 10 May | 7.30pm

St Cuthbert’s Church. Darlington
Saturday 11 May | 7.30pm

Gran Partita

Steven Hudson director
A showcase for RNS’ complete wind section plus guests, focussing on Mozart’s much-loved Gran Partita, famously featured in the Oscar-winning blockbuster Amadeus. Programme also includes pieces by Debussy, Strauss and more.

Hexham Abbey
Friday 10 May | 7.30pm

St Mary the Virgin, Ponteland
Saturday 11 May

St Cuthbert’s Church, Carlisle
Sunday 12 May

Online sales for each concert will close at 5pm the day before the concert. Tickets may then be available on the door but online booking is recommended.