22 October 2014, Bedford Corn Exchange
We open our twentieth anniversary season with two of the best-loved works of all time – Chopin’s serene First Piano Concerto and Dvorák’s New World Symphony. Dvorák found inspiration in the America that had become his adopted home, crafting his music around the traditional melodies of Native American music and African-American spirituals. Today, the symphony’s... read more
Wednesday 22 Oct 2014, 7.30pm
Bedford 2014/15 Season Opening Concert
Bedford Corn Exchange, Bedford
In this film, Karen Stephenson introduces her instrument - the cello.
The Philharmonia is a self-governing orchestra whose world-class players are both its owners and at the centre of its continuing creativity and innovation. Many have been with the Orchestra for a decade or more. Find out more.
The Orchestra is an extraordinary new app from Touch Press that will delight anyone with even a passing interest in classical music.