WCO Silver Anniversary concert - Saturday 29th June 2013
The Mayor of Winchester, Councillor Ernie Jeffs and Mrs Barbara Jeffs were guests of honour at the 25th Anniversary concert of the Winchester Chamber Orchestra last Saturday (29th June) at St Paul’s Church in Winchester. They were entertained by a varied programme of some of the orchestra’s favourite pieces from past concerts, including pieces by Mendelssohn, Schumann, Rossini, Elgar, Fauré, and Butterworth. The Orchestra’s leader, Sarah Noble, was the soloist in Massenet’s Meditation from Thaïs. The concert was conducted by the orchestra’s Director of Music, Craig Lawton, who was joined as guest conductors by his predecessors, Robin Browning and Gregg Hollister.