Guildhall saxophonists join forces for an exciting concert in Silk Street Music Hall, directed by Christian Forshaw.
Metamorphoses featuring Britten Six Metamorphoses after Ovid in their original and reconstructed forms.
Pan, "who played upon the reed pipe which was Syrinx, his beloved."
Phaeton, "who rode upon the chariot of the sun for one day and was hurled into the river Padus by a thunderbolt."
Niobe, "who, lamenting the death of her fourteen children, was turned into a mountain."
Bacchus, "at whose feasts is heard the noise of gaggling women's tattling tongues and shouting out of boys."
Narcissus, "who fell in love with his own image and became a flower."
Arethusa, "who, flying from the love of Alpheus the river god, was turned into a fountain."
A recording of this concert will be available to watch online for free.
Watch online from 27 October
Silk Street Music Hall