A suitably fervent and uplifting final few pages were greeted with a richly deserved ovation.
All eyes in a packed GRCH were on Peter Oundjian, making his only appearance with the orchestra this season.
A rich and heartfelt session from BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, if not featuring some slightly fudged transitions.
Adultery, religious meditation, deaths and funeral marches: a risky opening concert from the SCO which paid off.
A round-up of the winter season’s three main orchestras from Edinburgh to Aberdeen.
With some impassioned playing from the BBC SSO, the effect was one of skimming over the surface of the music
A graceful, rustic and exuberant programme of Haydn and Mozart from Scottish Chamber Orchestra @ City Halls, Glasgow
Royal Scottish National Orchestra take on this off-the-beaten-track show, which doesn’t disappoint.
Showing across Scotland the SCO bring Robert Levin and his daredevil piano to tackle Mozart this month.
A concert to please everyone from the masters @ BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
A serene performance of Wagner’s Prelude to Parsifal, in which the awesome silences added to the musical whole, opened the concert at a very busy Glasgow City Halls.