Masters Orchestral music on a grand scale with symphonies, concertos and other large-scale works performed by distinguished conductors and renowned soloists.

Family Classics Hour-long concerts of popular classics for children, younger listeners and people on the go.

Show Time Glamour and glitz with opera highlights and favourites from musicals.

Matinee Full-length concerts of orchestral classics on a Friday or Saturday afternoon.

Tour De France

2:30pm Saturday 1 Jun 2013 | Venues

POULENC Sinfonietta

CANTELOUBE Songs of the Auvergne (selections)

BIZET L'Arlesienne - Suites 1 and 2 (selections)

The Songs of the Auvergne are as beautiful as the French countryside from which they come and are among the loveliest folksongs ever arranged for soprano and orchestra. Bizet’s L’Arlésienne takes its inspiration from a different region of France – the southern city of Arles – while Poulenc’s witty Sinfonietta offers the sophistication of Paris pure and simple. Jane Edwards sings. Nicholas Braithwaite conducts.

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