Music - Saturday 29 June
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12.45pm I Family Concert
BBC Elstree Concert Band with Marc Dooley conductor and Keith Clement presenter. Back by popular demand, their 2013 Family Concert will entertain young and old with music from some of the best-known films and West End shows. This year there will be front-row beanbags and cushions for the children and a ‘play along’ during some key pieces.

7.45pm I Orchestra Nova
George Vass conductor and Madeleine Mitchell violin. Programme to include works for strings by Mozart, Elgar, Sibelius and Tchaikovsky with the first London performance (with orchestra) of David Matthews’ Romanza for Violin and Strings.
George Vass, founder-director of Orchestra Nova, is a former Artistic Director of the Hampstead and Highgate Festival and is the current Artistic Director of the Presteigne Festival. He has made several recordings of works by David Matthews.
‘Here is a gifted British conductor at the height of his powers ...whose future is undoubtedly assured..’
Musical Opinion
‘Madeleine Mitchell is one of Britain’s liveliest musical forces and foremost violinists.’ The Times
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