Unless otherwise stated, the talks are held in the Council Chamber and begin at 6:40pm. The Pre-Concert Talks are free to ticket holders. However, we do ask that you register your details via the link here before attending.

Portsmouth Pre-Concert Talks

Thursday 17 October with Dr David Billinge – de Falla The Three Cornered Hat

Thursday 21 November with Terry Barfoot – Holst The Planets

Thursday 12 December with Terry Barfoot – Mahler Symphony No. 1

Thursday 16 January with Terry Barfoot – Berlioz Symphonie Fantastique

Thursday 7 February with Dr David Billinge – Beethoven Symphony No. 6

Thursday 27 February with Terry Barfoot – Rimsky-Korsakoff Snow Maiden Suite

Thursday 26 March with Terry Barfoot – Brahms Variations on a theme of Haydn