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Sage: Hall One
|Northern Sinfonia: Mozart and Shostakovich|
|Co-leader of Northern Sinfonia Kyra Humphreys took centre stage last night, as both leader and soloist, directing the players through a strangely mixed programme of Mozart and Shostakovich. If nothing else, this juxtaposition demonstrated the incredible versatility and range of this orchestra, because switching between pieces of such contrasting mood and style must have required quite a big mental gear-change.
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