Viola & Double bass take centre stage! - Orchestra of the Swan

20 Jun 2017 - 19:30
Stratford ArtsHouse, Stratford-upon-Avon
  • Julian Philips OOTS
  • Julian Philips OOTS


Mozart Divertimento K136
Dittersdorf Sinfonia Concertante for Viola & Double Bass
Julian Philips Concertante for Viola & Double Bass (World Premiere)

Haydn Symphony no49 ‘La Passione’


Adrian Turner viola
Stacey Watton double bass
David Curtis conductor


Join Glyndebourne Opera’s composer-in-residence Julian Philips for his new work for viola & double bass, commissioned to mark Orchestra of the Swan's 21st Anniversary. It is a joy to hear these two instruments, usually buried in the depths of orchestral texture, come to the fore at the Stratford ArtsHouse!