Britten Youth String Orchestra

Britten Jeugd Strijkorkest

Monday 23 July 2018

5pm • King's Lynn Minster • £7.50, under 18s £1

The Netherlands-based Britten Youth String Orchestra was founded in 2007 by their conductor Loes Visser. She created the orchestra to provide a platform for young talented string instrument players that want to develop their skill in an inspiring, high level, and musically demanding environment. The orchestra are making a rare trip to the UK for a family-friendly performance of a wonderfully varied classical music selection.

Programme includes:
Warlock Capriol Suite 
Rachmaninov Vocalise Op.34 No.14  
Beach   Romance in A major for violin and string orchestra (arr. Ben de Ligt)
Piazzolla  The Summer from the Four Seasons 
Bloch  Prayer (from Jewish life no.1) (arr. Ben de Ligt) 
Schnitke Suite The story of an unknown actor 
Grieg Holberg Suite

King's Lynn Minster

Saturday Market Place, King's Lynn PE30 5DL

  • Level entrance through main door
  • Steps inside side doors
  • Guide dogs are admitted
  • Induction loop available for non-music events only
  • No toilet facilities in the church

Seating is unreserved. An unrestricted view cannot be guaranteed from all seats in this historic building. In some areas the view is extremely restricted.

Further information available at:

The nearest car park is Saturday Market Place. Please note: Charges apply 24 hours a day, including for Blue Badge holders. Please ensure you pay the correct fee.  Current charges are available on the borough council website:


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