Orchestra and conductor mark 20 years together

PUBLISHED: 12:00 17 March 2017

The Bristol Concert Orchestra will be peforming in the city this weekend.

The Bristol Concert Orchestra will be peforming in the city this weekend.

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One of Bristol’s largest and most versatile orchestras celebrates 20 years with their conductor at a concert this weekend.

Stefan Hofkes has been with the group for two decades and will display his long list of talents at the concert.

The audience should be prepared to be blown away by Dvorak’s Eighth Symphony and Debussy’s Nocturnes.

The conductor will also direct Mozart’s famous Concerto and a lively South American tune.

Bristol Concert Orchestra will be at St George’s Church, in Great George Street, Bristol, at 7.30pm on Saturday.

Tickets, priced £1-15, are available from 08454 024001, online via www.stgeorgesbristol.co.uk or on the door.

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