Critic praises “superb” Elgar and “exciting” Walton at SASO’s March concert

Cellist Matthew Sharp’s moving performance of the Elgar concerto was “superb” according to Herts Advertiser critic John Manning, and “…one of the best solo live performances of the work I have ever heard.”

But he was also excited by Principal Conductor Tom Hammond’s interpretation of William Walton Symphony No 1 and playing where “all involved gave of their best.”

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