In 1765, HMS Victory was launched and the nine-year old Mozart wrote his Fifth Symphony.
English Chamber Orchestra presents Sailing the Centuries a musical celebration ranging from the 18th to the 21st century. Alongside Mozart the evening features pieces by Holst, Holloway, Haydn and a new work by young British composer Leo Geyer – each one as varied, as passionate and as timeless as the sea itself.
- Holst St Paul's Suite
- Mozart Divertimento in D major, K.136 (K.125a)
- Robin Holloway Ode for Four Winds and Strings
- Mozart Symphony No.5 in B♭, K.22
- Leo Geyer New Commission
- Haydn Symphony No.44 in E minor 'Trauer'
- Stephanie Gonley