Conductor: Richard Howarth
Smetana – Overture to the Bartered Bride
Saint-Saëns – Introduction And Rondo Capriccioso
Gershwin – American in Paris
Sibelius – Symphony No. 1
Wrexham Symphony Orchestra, the Orchestra in Residence at Glyndŵr University, draw their season to a close by welcoming the ever popular Richard Howarth to the stage. Richard, formerly the leader of the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, the Ulster Orchestra and the Manchester Camerata, will take you through a program featuring Gershwin’s iconic American in Paris, immortalized in the film of the same name starring Gene Kelly and Leslie Caron. The season comes to a fitting conclusion with Finnish composer Jean Sibelius’ powerful Symphony No. 1.