Saturday 15 Feb 2020, 2pmBedford Corn Exchange, Bedford

Philharmonia Box Office : 020 7921 3907

Robin O'Neill conductor

Lucy Drever presenter

Angie Newman British Sign Language interpreter

Shostakovich Festive Overture

Vangelis Chariots of Fire (1981)

Grieg In the Hall of the Mountain King', Peer Gynt

Bizet L'Arlesienne, Suite No. 2: 'Farandole

Rimsky-Korsakov The Flight of the Bumblebee

Fernando Breathing Space

Rossini Overture, William Tell: 'Gallop

Musical favourites from film and tv, plus timeless classics for symphony orchestra

Faster, higher, stronger – explore the colourful world of a symphony orchestra in our friendly afternoon show that welcomes all the family be a part of our jam-packed season at Bedford Corn Exchange!

Join us for an exciting concert celebrating the Olympic spirit – the perfect way to get inspired for Tokyo 2020.

Cheer for the underdog, feel the thrill of a race, and share in the joy of triumph over adversity as you hear musical favourites from film and television, as well as timeless classics for symphony orchestra.

Plus – stay on at the end and you’ll get to meet our musicians, conductor and presenter.


  • Adult prices: £16.50; £13.50; £9.50
  • Under 18s prices: £8.50; £5.50
  • Discounts: subscription discounts, group or school offers, and other concessions do not apply
  • Running time: 60 minutes, no interval
  • Recommended age: from 5+