Sinfonia Cymru Play Wales Tour With Jess Gillam

Leading Welsh chamber orchestra Sinfonia Cymru will be joined by celebrated conductor Gábor Takács-Nagy and BBC Young Musician of the Year 2016 finalist Jess Gillam next week when they undertake a short tour performing the music of Mozart, Prokofiev and Nyman.

Displaying a mix of youth and experience on stage, teenage soloist Jess Gillam and the young musicians of Sinfonia Cymru will be under the baton of world-renowned conductor Gábor Takács-Nagy. The programme will include Prokofiev’s Classical Symphony in D (No.1) Op. 25, Michael Nyman’s Where the Bee Dances and Mozart’s Symphony No. 39 in E-flat Major K. 543.

The tour will be stopping at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama in Cardiff on March 16, Pontyberem Memorial Hall on March 17, The Riverfront in Newport on March 18 and Theatr Clwyd in Mold on March 19.

  • Further details, including online ticket purchasing, are available on the Sinfonia Cymru website at
  • The concert at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama on 16th March will form part of R17, a citywide celebration of Russian cultural influence.