Search

BBC to record music show in Ilford

PUBLISHED: 15:54 18 June 2018 | UPDATED: 15:54 18 June 2018

Well-know scores such as the Jonathan Creek theme tune will be played. Picture:Steve Parsons/PA

Well-know scores such as the Jonathan Creek theme tune will be played. Picture:Steve Parsons/PA

PA Archive/PA Images

The BBC Concert Orchestra is coming to Ilford to perform a family-friendly show.

Led by principal conductor Bramwell Tovey, audiences can spend an afternoon listening to classical and well-known songs at Redbridge Town Hall, High Road, Ilford.

The performance will be recorded on Sunday, June, 24 and broadcast at a later date on BBC Radio 3.

A BBC spokesman said Benjamin Britten’s The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra will be played which “is a great introduction to the magic of classical music”.

Instantly recognisable TV theme tunes will also be performed such as Saint-Saëns’ Danse macabre from the crime solving show Jonathan Creek.”

As a tribute to the concert venue, Mr Tovey will also conduct a piece composed by former Redbridge Youth Orchestra member Roderick Elms called Cygncopations.

Doors open at 2.45pm and the concert starts at 4pm.

For more information and to apply for tickets visit bbc.co.uk/showsandtours.

Latest Ilford Stories

19 minutes ago

Peter Taylor has urged his Dagenham & Redbridge midfielders to start finding more space for themselves on the pitch ahead of visiting Solihull Moors in the Vanarama National League on Tuesday.

Dee Safer’s men will visit Sporting Bengal United on Wednesday and then travel to Redbridge two days later

A Hainault man who stabbed his 94-year-old grandmother to death in a care home smiled as he told a nurse, “I just killed my nan”, a court heard.

14:00

London One North: Diss 13 Eton Manor 42

Hammers’ Lukasz Fabianski is imporoving with every game

Josh Coulson discussed coming up against two old team-mates and how O’s have a job to do

10:00

Daggers custodian has conceded just two goals in his last five league games

PROMOTED CONTENT

Struggling to find a buyer for your home in a slower market? We speak to Ilford property expert Nina Kaura from Portico about the Crossrail effect and why getting things right first time will get you the best price for your property.

Exchange Ilford is a shopping centre on a mission to make it a more welcoming and accessible place to the people of Redbridge.

An Ilford shoe retailer and podiatry practice is taking the next step with a move to a new shop just a few doors down.

Newsletter Sign Up

Ilford Recorder twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Most read news

Show Job Lists

Education Promo

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Ilford Recorder
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now