St David's Day Gala
with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, the BBC National Chorus of Wales
Thursday 01 March 2012, 7.30pm
St David's Hall, The Hayes, Cardiff CF10 1AH
part of the St David's Hall 2011-12 series
GRACE WILLIAMS Fantastia on Welsh Nursery Tunes
RODRIGO Concierto de Aranjuez (arr. Harp)
MORFYDD OWEN Threnody for the Passing of Branwen
GARETH GLYN Pedair Hwiangerdd
Plus a selection of Welsh songs
Join us for a traditional St David's Day gala concert with an array of Welsh soloists and choirs, guaranteed to bring a joyful "hwyl" to the evening. There's a classic by Grace Williams, Catrin Finch's well-known adaptation of Rodrigo's Guitar Concerto and a mix of traditional works by Welsh composers, hymns and popular classics. The perfect celebration for St David's Day.
Find out more by downloading our progamme notes
BBC National Orchestra of Wales Audience Line: 0800 052 1812
St David's Hall Box Office: 029 2087 8444
General booking now open.
How to get there
- Central Bus Station - Approximately five minutes' walk away.
- Cardiff Central Station - Approximately five minutes' walk away. Cardiff Queen Street Station - Approximately five minutes' walk away.
- When using Satellite Navigation Systems to get to St David's Hall Stage Door, please key in the Post Code: CF10 2DP.
- Facilities for wheelchair users include level floors, toilet facilities (in the Restaurant and on Levels 2, 3, 4 and 5) and low level counters at the Box Office, Cloakroom and Level 3 Bar. Wheelchair users plus one companion can book seats at the rear of the stalls at the lowest ticket price available, subject to availability, for the performance. Customers with walking difficulties may find that stalls seats offer the best access. An infra red system is available in the auditorium (excluding Tier 5) and can be used with or without a hearing aid. Please inform Box Office staff at time of booking and full user instructions will be supplied when you arrive for the event. Guide dogs are welcome. Please inform the Box Office when you book tickets.