2015 PROGRAMME

 

FRIDAY 22 MAY
7.30pm
Dorchester Abbey
PARRY: Jerusalem
ARNELL: Overture The New Age
        UK PREMIÈRE PERFORMANCE
DELIUS: Three Short Tone Poems
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Bucolic Suite
BUTTERWORTH (Completed and orchestrated by MARTIN YATES): Fantasia for Orchestra
        WORLD PREMIÈRE PERFORMANCE
FINZI: Cello Concerto
BBC Concert Orchestra
Martin Yates (conductor)
Raphael Wallfisch (cello)
£22.00
 
SATURDAY 23 MAY
10.45am
Dorchester Abbey
FREDERICK SEPTIMUS KELLY: Sonata in G major for Violin and Piano ("Gallipoli")
STEPHEN MATTHEWS: Sonata for Violin and Piano op. 130
PARRY: Sonata in D major for Violin and Piano
Rupert Marshall-Luck (violin) and Matthew Rickard (piano) £17.50
2.15pm
Silk Hall
Radley College
TOVEY: Sonata op. 16
GERMAN: Romance
DUNHILL: Phantasy Suite op. 91
HURLSTONE: Four Characteristic Pieces
STANFORD: Three Intermezzi op. 13
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Six Studies in English Folksong
CHARLES O'BRIEN: Sonata
Peter Cigleris (clarinet)
Martin Cousin (piano)
£17.50
7.00pm
Dorchester Abbey
HOWELLS: God is gone up with a merry noise
FINZI: Seven Poems of Robert Bridges
HOWELLS: The House of the Mind
NAYLOR: Vox dicentis
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: No longer mourn for me
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Echo's lament for Narcissus
HARRIS: Faire is the heaven
WALTON: Where does the uttered Music go?
HOWELLS: King of Glory
The Elysian Singers £22.00
9.30pm
Dorchester Abbey
NOCTURNE

SAINSBURY: Cuban Dance No. 1 (from Two Cuban Dances Op. 19)
SAINSBURY: Four Moments Musicaux (from Ten Moments Musicaux Op. 31)
SAINSBURY: Nocturne Op. 18
SAINSBURY: Prelude (no. 6 from Twelve Preludes Op. 11)
SAINSBURY: South American Suite Op. 23
Lionel Sainsbury (piano) £10.00
 
SUNDAY 24 MAY
10.45am
Silk Hall
Radley College
'1916'

WILLIAM STERNDALE BENNETT: Quartet in G major
BUTTERWORTH: Suite for String Quartet
DELIUS: Quartet (1916)
Villiers String Quartet £17.50
2.15pm
All Saints' Church
Sutton Courtenay
THE MUSIC OF THESE ISLANDS

Scarborough Fair
Jerusalem
In the beginning
The Lord’s my shepherd
Now is the month of maying
The water is wide
He wishes for the cloths of heaven
Danny Boy
The Skye Boat Song
My love is like a red rose
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Silent Noon
FRASER WILSON: Homage to Vaughan Williams Suite
        WORLD PREMIÈRE PERFORMANCE
Albion £17.50
7.00pm
Dorchester Abbey
STANFORD: Nonet
BRITTEN: Sinfonietta
BAX: Nonet
COLERIDGE-TAYLOR: Nonet
Orchestra of St Paul's
Ben Palmer (conductor)
£22.00
9.30pm
Dorchester Abbey
“WHEN THEY SOUND THE LAST ALL-CLEAR” – THE BRITISH WARTIME POPULAR SONG

ALFORD: Colonel Bogey
RUBENS: Your king and country want you
BOX, COX, READ: In the quartermaster’s stores
CHESTER, NICHOLLS, MORGAN: Down Forget-Me-Not Lane
WALLACE: Der Fuehrer’s face
COLIN, ALDRICH: If I only had wings
GAY, EATON: Let the people sing
WOOD: Roses of Picardy
GAY: There’s something about a soldier
COWARD: London pride
CHARLES, ELTON: When they sound the last all-clear
NOBLE, CAMPBELL, CONNELLY: Goodnight, sweetheart
New Foxtrot Serenaders £12.00
 
MONDAY 25 MAY
10.45am
Dorchester Abbey
"101 LIAISONS"

DANIEL PURCELL: Cantata By Silver Thames’ Flow’ry Side
TOBIAS HUME: Adieu sweet love
WILLIAM LAWES: Amaryllis, teare thy haire
Why soe pall and wan, fond lover (from JOHN SUCKLING’S Aglaura)
WILLIAM CROFT: Ground for solo harpsichord
WILLIAM HAYES: Cantata Jupiter and Europa
Horologe £17.50
2.15pm
Silk Hall
Radley College
SMITH: Overture to The Fairies
IRELAND: Cavatina
PURCELL: Music For A While
JENKINS: White Bird – a Dartmoor ghost story in six scenes
MUDGE: Concerto Grosso No.5 in B♭
DELIUS: Légende
ARNE: The Sycamore Shade
ARNE: My Heart’s My Own
BISHOP: Weave, O Weave Me Garlands Gay
BRITTEN: Simple Symphony
Chamber Ensemble of London £17.50
7.00pm
Dorchester Abbey
BUTTERWORTH: A Shropshire Lad
HURD: Shore Leave
BOUGHTON: Aylesbury Games
MILFORD: Miniature Concerto in G
FINZI: Romance
HOLST: St Paul’s Suite
Symphonia Academica
David Beaman (conductor)
Roderick Williams (baritone)
£22.00
 
 
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