Sunwook’s Rach Three and BSO’s 2015/16 Concert Season

Sunwook’s Rach Three review, Poole, Lighthouse, Wednesday 29 April, 2015           by Tom Wickson, BSO Member It is hard to pick out a single outstanding highlight from such an exciting programme as we have enjoyed this season, but what an incredible experience it was to hear the Rachmaninov Third Piano Concerto with Sunwook Kim … More Sunwook’s Rach Three and BSO’s 2015/16 Concert Season

Young Reviewer

Concert Review: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, 23rd April, St Endellion by Ciaran Trevena Hearing the string section of the BSO felt like an enormous privilege for me, as I am a musician, and this was an extraordinary standard of music. An even greater privilege was the chance to perform alongside them in their concert. I spoke … More Young Reviewer

Final day in Cornwall

Today saw the culmination of months of preparation and planning for the community-playing day held at RNAS Culdrose. After a week of workshops and concerts throughout Cornwall by the BSO, the orchestra came together to play alongside over 100 musicians from across the county. The piece for the day, ‘Dark Sun’ was composed and conducted … More Final day in Cornwall

An evening of Chamber Music…….

BSO’s wind ensemble entertained the people of west cornwall tonight with great success. The concert, held at the Tolmen Centre, Constantine, featured an inspiring programme including works by Hummel and Dvorak. Students from Truro College also joined the BSO to perform Gordon Jacobs ‘New wine in old bottles’. The performance from the students was flawless! … More An evening of Chamber Music…….

Conducting Masterclasses at Univeristy College Falmouth

BSO’s associate conductor Frank Zielhorst this morning led a master class for music students at Falmouth University. Working with around 17 students, Frank explained the basics of conducting before asking for some participation from the students, practising their arm swinging! Once everyone had mastered their conducting arm and after a quick re-fuel, a small ensemble … More Conducting Masterclasses at Univeristy College Falmouth