Three Choirs 2012
Hereford 2012 marks the start of the Philharmonia Orchestra's three-year residency at the Three Choirs Festival. Highlights at this year's festival include Julian Lloyd Webber playing Delius's Cello Concerto, Joseph Phibbs's new composition Rivers to the Sea and a rare performance of Dyson's Pilgrim's Progress. Philharmonia bassoonist Luke Whitehead takes us behind the scenes. If you'd like to comment on anything in this blog head over to our Facebook or Twitter page and leave us a message.
Luke Whitehead writes: How to describe the Three Choirs Festival... It's a little like a week on tour and a little holiday rolled into one. It's now day three of the festival, which this year is being held in Hereford, and after a VERY early rehearsal for this evening's concert, I'm sitting in the glorious sunshine on my campsite (my chosen accommodation for this year's festival)... read more