Young players, local singers and musicians join the full forces of the Festival Orchestra for a rousing finale featuring the phenomenal horn playing of Alec Frank-Gemmill, Principal of the Scottish Chamber Orchestra.
Our packed Festival Finale showcases the education and outreach work that takes place alongside the festival each year and in schools across the Borough of Colchester and beyond. Young players, local singers and musicians join the full forces of the Festival Orchestra.
Handel Zadok the Priest
Eric Whitaker Sainte-Chapelle
Mozart Horn Concerto No 1 and other works
Alec Frank-Gemmill horn
Colne Valley Youth Orchestra
a tone of golden purity, wraparound warmth and ecstatic afterglow”
The Financial Times on Alec Frank-Gemmill
With the generous support of The Mistley Thorn