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Far, Far Away Schools’ shows

3 January 2024

Sound your car horn, rise above the world in a hot air balloon, build a train and much more in Aurora Orchestra’s new immersive performance for EYFS and KS1 classes.

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Eroica at Snape Maltings

2 November 2023

Annemarie Federle is soloist in Strauss’ Horn Concerto, before a memorised performance of Beethoven’s ‘Eroica’.

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Norfolk and Norwich Festival

2 November 2023

Get under the skin of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 3, as we return to the Norwich Festival for the first time in seven years for a memorised performance of Eroica.

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Eroica By Heart

24 October 2023

Hear the sounds of a revolution as Aurora performs Beethoven’s Eroica Symphony from memory.

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Allan Clayton: Winterreise

24 October 2023

Allan Clayton joins Aurora for Zender’s extraordinary reimagining of Schubert’s Winterreise.

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Donald Grant: The Night Overtook Us

28 September 2023

Share in an evening inspired by the hardship, wild beauty and community spirit of an island winter, with traditional Gaelic and contemporary string music.

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Steven Osborne with Aurora Principal Players

28 September 2023

Scotland’s most revered pianist, Steven Osborne, is joined by two of Aurora
Orchestra’s Principal Players for an evening of mesmerising French music.

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Scottish Symphony

22 June 2023

Get to the heart of Scotland with Aurora Orchestra in the symphony most closely associated with the country: Felix Mendelssohn’s Third.

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Eroica at The Apex

1 June 2023

Aurora returns to The Apex for the first time in nearly three years, with a memorised performance of Beethoven’s ‘Eroica’ symphony.

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