Classical music

NCO Main Orchestra Winter Concert 2018

Part of Classical Season 2018/19

Join us to celebrate NCO’s 40th anniversary year at a musical showcase performed by the accomplished Main Orchestra.

NCO has been delighting audiences since 1978 and now you can experience it for yourself in this festive event observing the past, present and future of one of Great Britain’s most remarkable organisations inside the classical music landscape.


National Children's Orchestras of Great Britain Main Orchestra
Jonathan Bloxham conductor
Howard Williams conductor
Nicola Benedetti violin


Shostakovich: Festive Overture
Tchaikovsky: 3 Movements from The Nutcracker arr. Tim Jackson for brass
Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No.2 in G minor, Op.63; Waltz from Music for Children, Op.65
Britten: Dawn; Storm from 4 Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes
Debussy: La mer

Dates & times

9 Dec 2018
Approximate run time: 105 mins
Run times may vary, find out more


Queen Elizabeth Hall


£20 - £30.50
Booking fee: £3.00 (Members £0.00)
£20, £24, £30.50


25% off (limited availability) £5 for under-16's
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