SCO 2018-19 Season
New Year Gala Concert
programme to include
Smetana: The Bartered Bride - overture and three dances
Dvorak: Slavonic Dances (selection)
Strauss: The Blue Danube
Strauss: Radetsky March
Strauss: Tritsch-Tratsch Polka
Stephanie Gonley, violin
Duncan Ward, conductor
Welcome 2019 in sparkling style with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra! This New Year's Day concerto has all your favourite Viennese waltzes and polkas from the Strauss family, guaranteed to give you a skip in your step to start the year feeling upbeat.
Along with some favourite violin solos from the exquisite SCO Leader Stephanie Gonley, young British conductor Duncan Ward adds a Bohemian twist with folk-inspired music from Smetana's sparkling comic opera The Bartered Bride and Dvorak's Slavonic Dances.