King’s Lynn Festival will take place from 18-31 July 2021 and feature classical recitals and concerts, jazz, talks, walks and a 70th anniversary exhibition, celebrating the rich history of the past seven decades of the King’s Lynn Festival.  Tickets on sale to the public from Monday 14 June. Priority booking for Patrons opens on Tuesday 1 June and for Friends on Monday 7 June. For details of how to book and our refund policy please click here.

European Union Chamber Orchestra with Toby White (Cello)

Saturday 31 July 2021

7:00pm • St. Nicholas' Chapel 2021 • £24.00/ £12.00 under 18s

Elgar Serenade for Strings in E minor, Op.20
Haydn Cello Concerto in C 
Fauré Nocturne from Shylock
Tchaikovsky Serenade for Strings, Op.48

An effervescent programme for string orchestra, book-ended by two exquisite serenades for strings by Elgar and Tchaikovsky. Demonstrating the many facets of the cello, Toby White is the soloist in Haydn's first cello concerto and the programme is completed by Faure's beautiful and brooding Nocturne from his suite of incidental music for the drama Shylock.

Hans-Peter Hofmann directs the concert. He enjoys a wide-ranging international career as soloist, chamber musician and orchestral leader. With EUCO he has toured Europe, Mexico and South America and several of his many UK concerts have been broadcast on BBC Radio 3.  

Toby White was selected for the Tillett Trust Young Artists Platform and has performed at Wigmore Hall and on BBC Radio 3.

St. Nicholas' Chapel 2021

St Nicholas' Chapel, St Ann's Street, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 1NH

  • Uneven paving on approach to doors.
  • Toilet facilities now available in the chapel.
  • Wheelchairs accessible through the main door.
  • A limited number of wheelchair spaces are available and must be booked in advance - please specify when booking.

The nearest car parks are Chapel Street and the Tuesday 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:

Seating for 2021 is unreserved in blocks as indicated below, and we have reduced capacity.  Some seats have a restricted view.




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