north east scotland's festival of new music

Aberdeen Sinfonietta

Aberdeen SinfoniettaIan Watt, guitar and John McLeod, conductor


  • Berlioz Beatrice et Benedict Overture
  • Borodin In the Steppes of Central Asia
  • John McLeod Guitar Concerto
  • Sibelius Symphony No 2

John McLeod will conduct the whole programme, including his new guitar concerto, in which the soloist will be the brilliant guitarist Ian Watt. The concerto was commissioned on the initiative of the New Edinburgh Orchestra, jointly with the Glasgow Chamber Orchestra and Aberdeen Sinfonietta and was premiered earlier this year.

The programme will also feature Berlioz's Beatrice et Benedict Overture and Borodin's In the Steppes of Central Asia.


Sunday 14 November 2010, 7.30 pm

Music Hall, Union Street, Aberdeen, AB10 1QS

Ticket Prices: £12, £10 conc, £5 students, free for under 16 <book here>