06 September 2016

Classical Concert

This year’s Classical Concert will be held  at St Michael’s 


Time: 8pm

The Concert will be performed by:

• Alisa Weilerstein - Cello

• Rafael Payare - Conductor

• The European Symphony Orchestra

The programme includes:

• L. van Beethoven: Symphony No 3, Op 55 “Eroica”

• E. Elgar: Cello Concerto Op 85 (Alisa Weilerstein, cello)

A spokesperson for the Gibraltar Philharmonic Society commented: ‘We feel very privileged that

Alisa Weilerstein, without doubt one of, if not the most, sought-after cellist in the world and her

partner, conductor Rafael Payare, together with the European Symphony Orchestra will open the

2016/2017 Philharmonic Society’s season with such a magnificent programme. As always, we are

committed to bringing world class artists to Gibraltar and making classical music accessible to


Tickets priced at £20 will go on sale as from Monday 25th July and will be available from

Sacarello’s Coffee Shop in Irish Town, the Silver Shop at 222 Main Street or online at

Further information is available from the Society by telephone on 350 200 72134 or

A limited number of tickets priced at £10 for Senior Citizens and Students will be available from

the John Mackintosh Hall reception at 308 Main Street. The ticket price includes a return shuttle

service from the Public Market and from Grand Parade (opposite the Cable Car) as from 6.30pm.