- Roman Carnival Overture
- Cello Concerto
- Symphony No. 5
- Yong Jun Lee
- Dominic Grier
The young musicians of The Purcell School Symphony Orchestra perform under the baton of Dominic Grier. The programme includes Shostakovich’s best-known and majestic Fifth Symphony, Dvořák’s famous Cello Concerto with teenage soloist Yong Jun Lee, and the Roman Carnival Overture, orchestrated in Berlioz’s brightest colours.
The Purcell School is the UK’s oldest specialist music school; alumni include Oliver Knussen CBE, Catrin Finch and BBC Young Musician of the Year winners Nicholas Daniel, Lara Melda and Martin James Bartlett.
‘I am blown away by the commitment and infectious energy of the remarkable young musicians at The Purcell School.’ (Sir Simon Rattle CBE)