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If you like classical music or if you would like to experience one of the finest orchestras in the country; you won’t want to miss a special concert taking place in Buxton this month.

Wednesday, 18th November 2015, 1:03 pm
Julian Rachlin, conducting the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.
Julian Rachlin, conducting the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.

One of the UK’s oldest surviving classical music societies; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic is currently in residency at Buxton Opera House and Pavilion Arts Centre.

On November 27, the Philharmonic’s 56-piece orchestra will offer a programme of Mozart and Mendelssohn that, according to organisers, ‘positively dances with joy’.

The famous Marriage of Figaro overture by Mozart will launch the programme which includes Symphony No. 35 ‘Haffner’ and Mendelssohn’s sun-drenched Symphony No. 4 ‘Italian’.

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Watch out for acclaimed violinist and conductor Julian Rachlin when he performs as the soloist in Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto. The virtuoso will play his world famous violin, the “Ex-Liebig” (made in 1704)!

There will be a free pre-concert talk from 5.45pm with Julian Rachlin. The concert starts at 7pm. Tickets are priced from £12.50 to £32.50.

The final concert of the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic residency will take place on December 9.

To buy tickets, call 01298 72190 or visit www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk