Contemporary Evenings: Welsh Panorama
with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Friday 23 November 2012, 7pm
BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff Bay, Cardiff CF10 5AL
part of the BBC Hoddinott Hall 2012-13 series
MARK DAVID BODEN Fuolchi Distanti
ANDREW LEWIS Eclipse
HUW WATKINS Concertino for Violin & String Orchestra
ARLENE SIERRA Moler (UK Première)
GUTO PUW Hologram
JOSEPH DAVIES Byzantium
MARK BOWDEN Tirlun
Conductor Grant Llewellyn
Violin Chloë Hanslip
Wales is currently undergoing a renaissance of native compositional talent. Catch-up with some of the latest names on the circuit in this concert of work by composers both born or living in Wales. Works featured include music by past and present Resident Composers, Guto Puw and Mark Bowden.
BBC National Orchestra of Wales Audience Line 0800 052 1812
How to get there
- There are a number of bus services that serve Wales Millennium Centre/BBC Hoddinott Hall. For details see http://www.cardiffbus.com/routes.shtml
- Regular services run to and from Cardiff Bay Station from Monday to Sunday. First Great Western run services between West Wales and London Paddington, stopping at Cardiff Central. http://www.firstgreatwestern.co.uk/ There is free shuttle service on the Cardiff Baycar bus for all passengers with a return ticket into Cardiff Central or Queen Street Stations, taking just 8 minutes to arrive outside Wales Millennium Centre. The Baycar runs every 10 mins http://www.cardiffbus.com/baycar.shtml
- When using Satellite Navigation Systems to get to Wales Millennium Centre/BBC Hoddinott Hall, please key in the Post Code CF10 5AL. There are several large car parks located close to the Wales Millennium Centre.
- Disabled Car Park There are 18 pre-bookable, undercover vehicle spaces available for disabled visitors, accessible from Pierhead Street at the side of the Centre. Please note that spaces need to be pre-booked by calling the Ticket Office on 029 2063 6464 (Minicom 029 2063 4651). Spaces are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis and all existing bookings will be honoured.