Britannia will rule the waves – on Monday!

Chris Moyse Cool Britannia - 17 Feb 14Not a reference to the terrible floods that are plaguing that country at the moment but to our brass concert on Monday that has an all-British programme with guests: trumpeter Chris Moyse who hails from England and plays with the HK Phil and pianist Jacqueline Leung, who studied at the UK’s Royal College of Music.

The programme features ten British composers from the seventeenth century to the twenty-first.  Not to be missed!

Henry Purcell (1659-1695) – Allegro (First Movement) from Sonata in D major

George Frideric Handel (1685-1759) – Overture from Suite in D major

William Lloyd Webber (1914-1982) – Suite in F major

Joseph Horovitz (1926- ) – Concertino Classico

Malcolm Bennett – Rutland Water

Benjamin Britten (1913-1976) – Fanfare for St. Edmundsbury

David Gwilt (1932- ) – Opuscule

 Sir Peter Maxwell Davies (1934- ) – Sonatina for Solo Trumpet

 Cyril Scott (1879-1970) – British Melodies

John Hartmann (1830-1897) – Fantasia Brilliante – Rule Britannia


 

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