Manchester Camerata

Manchester Camerata

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King George's Hall

Tel: 01254 582579

King George's Hall present Manchester Camerata on Sunday 25th April 2021 at 3pm

MOZART Divertimento in D major K136

MENDELSSOHN Violin Concerto in D major

BARTÓK arr. Willner Romanian Folk Dances


TCHAIKOVSKY Serenade for strings


Katie Stillman violin/director

Manchester Camerata and its co-Leader, Katie Stillman, take to the stage in a diverse programme of chamber music. Highlighting the early mastery of two prodigies, Mozart’s Divertimento hints at the ingenuity to come, whilst Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto in D, written when the composer was just 13, is full of invention. The first half draws to a close with Bartók’s colourful Romanian Folk Dances. In 2007, the Grammy-nominated composer, Dobrinka Tabakova, wrote Dawn for solo violin and cello with string orchestra. With rich orchestral chords and decorated solos representing sunrise, it is the first piece in her Sun Triptych, Dawn-Day-Dusk. Tchaikovsky’s delightfully sunny Serenade consists of an homage to Mozart, a lilting waltz and a burst of Russian folk song.


Pre-concert talk: Katie Stillman in conversation.  The talk will commence on the raked seating at 6.30pm.  Tickets cost £3 and include a complimentary drink.

Road Directions

Blackburn town centre. From M6 Junction 31 follow A667 into Blackburn.From M65 Junction 4 follow A666 to Blackburn.Contact Blackburn Visitor Centre for details of Car Parks or see the map on our web site

Public Transport Directions

King George's Hall is located in Blackburn town centre approx 5 minutes walk from the Bus and Railway Station. 

Contact Blackburn Visitor Centre for details of public transport from where you live 01254 688040. Alternatively, for public transport information out of our normal office hours contact: Travel Line: 0871 200 2233 (for bus services around the Lancashire area) National Rail Enquiries 03457 48 49 50

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Opening Times

25 Apr 2021


Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£18.00 per ticket
Concession£16.00 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


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