Afternoon Concerts at BBC Hoddinott Hall (5 of 6): Elgar & Vaughan Williams
with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Wednesday 11 May 2011, 2pm
ELGAR Overture, Cockaigne
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Symphony No. 4
Conductor David Atherton
Tenor Andrew Kennedy
Three faces of English music: the warmth and good humour of Elgar's Cockaigne, Britten's dream-like Nocturne and the raw energy and anger of Vaughan Williams' Fourth Symphony.
To be broadcast by BBC Radio 3
Tickets: BBC National Orchestra of Wales Audience Line: 0800 052 1812
Wales Millennium Centre Box Office: 029 2063 6464
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.