190928 Sheku Plays Elgar.


  • Purcell (arr. Stucky)  Funeral Music For Queen Mary10′
  • Elgar Cello Concerto30′
  • George Benjamin  Ringed By The Flat Horizon20′
  • Vaughan Williams  Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis15′

From the royal court of 17th century England to the New Mexico desert; from the cloisters of Gloucester Cathedral to the Sussex Downs. British music spans centuries as well as continents, and today Mirga and the CBSO embark on a truly fantastic adventure in time and space – featuring Midlands-born cello superstar Sheku Kanneh-Mason in Elgar’s hugely popular Cello Concerto.

CBSO+ 5.45pm: Join some of our long-standing audience members as they share their CBSO memories in this unique pre-concert event. 



For events sold by THSH Box Office, the THSH per-ticket commission of £3 (£2.50 for online bookings) is included in the price of every individual ticket priced over £13. Tickets purchased as part of a CBSO Concert Package are exempt. For full details see cbso.co.uk/terms.

You might also like ...