We are planning a Proms-style concert in the Regent conducted by Tim Jones.
We are excited to be playing Rachmaninoff's piano concerto no. 2 with Andrew Atkins as soloist.
Shayna Tweed will be our soprano soloist in the second half, performing Mozart's 'Queen of the Night' among other items.
Dance Works will perform Tchaikovsky's Waltz of the Flowers from the Nutcracker Suite.
Members of the Renaissance Singers will support the massed singing of Rule Britannia, Land of Hope and Glory, and other traditional Proms items.
Suppe: Light Cavalry Overture
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No 2
Richard Strauss: Introduction to Also Sprach Zarathustra
Holst: Mars (from The Planets)
Tchaikovsky: Waltz of the Flowers
With solo soprano Shayna Tweed:
Mozart: Der Hölle Rache (The Magic Flute)
Schonberg: I Dreamed a Dream (Les Miserables)
Strauss: Laughing song (Der Fledermaus)
Sir Henry Wood: Hornpipe
Arne: Rule Britannia
Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March No 1
Beethoven: Ode to Joy
We welcome Rolf Gjelsten, long-serving member of the New Zealand String Quartet, who is to perform the Dvorak Cello Concerto with the Manawatu Sinfonia at our upcoming concert on 19 May.
Evelyn Rawlins Arts Trust