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Cobweb Orchestra

4 November, 6.00, £11 Adults, £10 Concs and Friends

Cobweb Orchestra An evening of music by Mozart in the superb setting of the Museum’s Picture Galleries. Cobweb Orchestra players from throughout the North will be joined by inspirational soloists Jo Montgomery and Chrissie Slater in the sublime Sinfonia Concertante for violin, viola and orchestra. The programme will also include Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, the Haffner Symphony and the ever popular overture from The Marriage of Figaro.

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Further Information

You may be interested in hearing this talk : Bartolomé Esteban Murillo: 400 Anniversary to be given by Bernadette Petti, on the  Spanish Baroque painter Murillo (1617-1682)  in the Jubilee room on the 9th of February at 2.15pm.  Bernadette first delivered the talk in November '17  at the Wallace Collection for the Art Fund.

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Further details of forthcoming Friends’ Events will always be found in the centre pages (12 & 13) of each issue of our quarterly newsletter 
Bowes Arts (see link to recent issues in the right-hand column).

Booking and Information
: To book tickets for any Friends' Event or to gain further information, contact the Friends' Office, tel 01833 690606 ext.233 or email:

Tickets may also be booked by completing the Booking Form included in the quarterly "Bowes Arts" and sending it to:
The Friends' Office (Events)
The Bowes Museum
Barnard Castle
DL12 8NP

When booking tickets, please enclose a stamped addressed envelope; without this, tickets will have to be collected.

The Friends' office is run by volunteers and it is not, therefore, always possible to speak to someone. However, you may leave a message on the answer phone or in an email and a response will be sent at the earliest opportunity.