• SCO: New Year Gala '18

SCO: New Year Gala ’18

Mon 1st Jan
Usher Hall, Lothian Rd, Edinburgh. EH1 2EA
£11 - £34

Let the Scottish Chamber Orchestra take the reins this New Year’s Day!

With a sporting twist to this year’s programme, conductor and violinist Joseph Swensen will have you galloping through classical music’s finest waltzes and polkas. There’s also a touch of romance with Kreisler’s gorgeous love songs.

Brush off the Christmas festivities and start 2018 the way you mean to go on, with great music and good company!

Programme to include:
Josef Strauss - Sport Polka
Josef Strauss - Steeplechase Polka
Rossini – William Tell Overture
Johann Strauss II – Wine, Women and Song
Kreisler - Schön Rosmarin, Liebesleid and Liebesfreud

​Plus lots of seasonal favourites by J Strauss II including
Emperor Waltz
Overture to Die Fledermaus
Blue Danube

Joseph Swensen – Conductor / Violin