Loading Events

Orchestral Society: Symphony Orchestra

  • This event has passed.

3 December 2016 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Elvet Methodist Church
8 Old Elvet, Durham. DH1 3HL

The season continues with Durham University Orchestral Society as the Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Alex Mackinder, give their first performance of the academic year. The evening will commence with the electric Dance Bacchanale from Camille Saint-Saëns’ Samson and Delilah, followed by the composer’s illustrious 1st Cello Concerto, in which cello co-principal Jessica Bryden takes the stage. The programme will conclude with one of the most monumental and well-loved symphonies of the 19th century – Symphony No.5 by the Russian giant Pytor Ilyich Tchaikovsky.

Important Event Information

Doors Open: 6:30 pm
Ticket Prices: Adults £10, Students/Concessions £7.50, Children under 12 £3, Music Durham members £6.50
Music Durham Member Tickets: Please log in for Music Durham Member discount
Ticket Availability:   Tickets will be sold via this page until 5pm on the day of the concert.
Ticket Delivery:  eTicket (print at home or display on mobile)
Accessibility: Please get in touch to confirm arrangements


3 December 2016
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
£3 – £10
Event Category:


Elvet Methodist Church
8 Old Elvet, Durham. DH1 3HL