The Arcomis International Brass Event: Opening Gala Concert
with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Thursday 10 October 2013, 7.30pm
St David's Hall, The Hayes, Cardiff CF10 1AH
DUKAS Fanfare from La Péri
KNUSSEN Horn Concerto
TURNAGE Yet Another Set To
ARUTIUNIAN Trumpet Concerto
STRAVINSKY Firebird Suite (1919 edition)
Conductor Martyn Brabbins
Horn David Pyatt
Trombone Peter Moore
Trumpet Tine Thing Helseth
The Brass Event is designed to ignite the imagination and broaden horizons, as audiences draw inspiration from exceptional performances and experience some of the world’s leading brass players. One extraordinary event over one long weekend and an unrepeatable opportunity to see and hear some of the best musicians from the world of brass all in one place.
The Brass Event opens with inspired British brass concertos and an Armenian firecracker, performed by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales and three of Europe’s most celebrated soloists: David Pyatt, Peter Moore and Tine Thing Helseth.
Tickets: £10 - £28.50
Tickets are only available through St David’s Hall Box Office on 02920 878 444, or click here for their web link.
Arcomis Brass: www.brassevent.co.uk
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.