Tonight’s concert by the Johann Strauss Orchestra in Nottingham has been called off after a musician suffered a severe heart attack this morning.
The players was rushed to hospital where is condition is said to be critical.
Andre Rieu Productions has issued the following statement: It is with great regret that André Rieu has to postpone tonight’s Nottingham concert due to a member of the Johann Strauss Orchestra having a heart attack this morning.
‘We are deeply saddened and thank you for your understanding in this difficult moment.
‘Our heartfelt feelings are with their colleague and his family.’
UPDATE2: In praise of André Rieu.