DCO’s double dose of Wagner

DERBY Concert Orchestra members return to St Mary’s Church in Wirksworth for their latest performance on Saturday, May 21.

The concert begins at 7.30pm and starts with performances of two excerpts from Wagner’s opera The Flying Dutchman, the overture and then the aria Die Frist Ist Um, with soloist Jeremy Hagan.

In addition, there will be performances of Britten’s Four Sea Interludes from his opera Peter Grimes and Berlioz’s multi-faceted Harold In Italy, with Graham Oppenheimer taking the solo viola role.

The concert will be conducted by Jonathan Trout. Tickets, priced £10 (£8 concessions), under 16s free when accompanied by an adult, are available from orchestra membersm on the door or from Paynes The Chemist in Wirksworth.