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“One of the very best amateur groups in the country”

Classical Music Magazine

“The most professional-sounding of non-professional orchestras”

The Sunday Telegraph

“Kensington Symphony Orchestra once again scores over most professional orchestras”

Classical Source

Carl Nielsen

Carl Nielsen

8.00pm, Monday 17 February 1958
St James's, Piccadilly

Conductor: Leslie Head

Puccini
Messa di Gloria (Repeat First Performance in England)
Tenor: Lloyd Strauss Smith
Bass: Derick Davies
Nielsen
The Sleep (Søvnen) (First Performance in England)
Rubbra
Symphony no.7 in C op.88
Händel
Zadok the Priest

Puccini Centenary Concert 1858 - 1958