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Saturday 29th April 2017, 7:30pm
Romsey Abbey

Brahms – Tragic overture
Mendelssohn – Violin Concerto
Tchaikovsky – Symphony no. 6 “Pathétique”

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The City Of Southampton Orchestra is one of the leading non-professional orchestras in the south of England, performing a wide variety of interesting works from across the orchestral repertoire. We have been established for over thirty years and perform five concerts each year, including one concert designed specifically to introduce children to orchestral music.

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