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Orchestras

Royal Scottish National Orchestra

Thomas Søndergård, Music Director
Olga Kern, Piano Soloist
Sandy Cameron, Violin Soloist

"[The RSNO gave a] performance of extraordinary acuity, meticulous pacing, tremendous balancing, and stunning understanding...It was a complete entity, and gave this listener one of the greatest musical experiences of his life."
Michael Tumelty, The Glagow Herald

About

The Royal Scottish National Orchestra is Scotland’s national symphonic ensemble and is one of the country’s five National Performing Companies. Formed in 1891 as the Scottish Orchestra, the company became the Scottish National Orchestra in 1950, and was awarded Royal Patronage in 1991. Throughout its history, the Orchestra has played an integral part in Scotland’s musical life, including performing at the opening ceremony of the Scottish Parliament building in 2004. Many renowned conductors have contributed to its success, including George Szell, Sir John Barbirolli, Walter Susskind, Sir Alexander Gibson . . .

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