A film of concert highlights, rehearsal footage and interviews, to introduce SÓN — Southampton’s new professional orchestra directed by Robin Browning — during their launch concert ‘Sibelius Unwrapped’ at Turner Sims concert hall in November 2015.
Introducing SÓN, Southampton’s new professional orchestra
Conductor Robin Browning talks about his chamber orchestra SÓN and its Beethoven cycle in collaboration with pianist John Lill, performing the composer’s final three concerti alongside his best-loved symphonies.
Video contains extracts from Beethoven’s 5th Symphony and 3rd Piano Concerto.
Robin Browning – conductor
John Lill – piano
Turner Sims, Southampton, UK
Robin Browning conducts Sibelius’s little-known ‘Impromptu for Strings’, filmed live at the launch concert of his chamber orchestra SÓN, in November 2015.
Footage of conductor Robin Browning and his chamber orchestra SÓN as they rehearse for and present their debut concert in November 2015, with a programme celebrating Sibelius in his 150th year.
Robin Browning conducts the Havant Chamber Orchestra in the ‘Intermezzo’, ‘Nocturne’ and ‘Scherzo’ from Felix Mendelssohn’s incidental music for ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’, live in concert at Ferneham Hall, Fareham, in February 2015.
Robin Browning conducts the de Havilland Philharmonic Orchestra in a performance of Edvard Grieg’s ‘Solveig’s Song’ in collaboration with author-illustrator-performer James Mayhew in November 2014, filmed as part of the highly-successful series of Family Concerts at the Weston Auditorium, University of Hertforshire.