25 Jan 2018 Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Spring comes early when the ASMF and conductor/violinist Joshua Bell sprinkle some iconic Vivaldian seasoning before a new work by bassist Edgar Meyer and Beethoven’s optimistic Second Symphony.
11 Feb 2018 Czech Philharmonic
The mighty Czech Philharmonic returns to Bristol, serving up a double helping of Dvorˇák – including his homesick postcard home ‘From the New World’ – before cellist Alisa Weilerstein performs her much-lauded take on Shostakovich’s First Cello Concerto.
29 May 2018 City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
CBSO’S acclaimed principal conductor Mirga Gra inyte˙ -Tyla brings a gust of fresh air to Bristol, presenting Nadia Boulanger’s D’un matin de printemps, sea-sprayed Debussy and a Mahlerian maelstrom in the shape of the composer’s First Symphony.