London Symphony Orchestra
Elim Chan conductor
Emmanuel Tjeknavorian violin

Dani Howard Gates of Spring (World Premiere)
Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto in D Op. 35
Rimsky-Korsakov Scheherazade Op. 35

Presenting a programme created solely for Cheltenham’s 75th anniversary, the peerless London Symphony Orchestra give a performance that includes two giants of the Russian repertoire. A roof-raising new work commissioned by Classic FM, from composer Dani Howard, launches this spectacular opening night concert. Superstar conductor Elim Chan makes her Festival debut, alongside one of today’s most remarkable young violinists, Emmanuel Tjeknavorian.

Kindly supported by The Pasetchnik Family


Town Hall, Main Hall

The Town Hall, situated on Imperial Gardens in the centre of Cheltenham comprises of a Grand Main Hall, distinguished by its Corinthian styles columns and coved ceiling. The Main Hall is accompanied by dining and drawing rooms, as well as the Pillar Room bar.

The venue’s early 20th century Edwardian elegance makes it the classic ‘shoebox’ concert hall. With a seating capacity of 900, the Town Hall is perfectly suited to grand symphony orchestra performances with a thrilling impact.

There is no tiered seating at this venue for any of our Festivals.

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