CELEBRATIONS

Sunday 07 December 14, 7:30 pm

Celebrations Poster

Firth Hall, Sheffield (map)

CELEBRATIONS!
The award winning Band of 2014/15, with lead clarinettist Bethany Nichol as featured soloist presents a programme of celebration and vitality that includes early twentieth century classics for band by Vaughan Williams and Grainger, music from Latvia and American and wonderful pieces by twenty-first century British composers Martin Ellerby, Fergal Carroll, Bill Connor (a première of his latest work specially written for us!) and Adam Gorb, who brings our concert to a riotous, plate-smashing conclusion.

Programme to Include

Flourish for Wind Band (Ralph Vaughan Williams)
Dastardly Dances (Bill Connor)
Symphonic Songs (Robert Russell Bennett)
A Silent Movie Suite (Martin Ellerby)
Winter Dances (Fergal Carroll)
Ziemelu Karnevals (Andris Riekstinš)
Viktor's Tale from The Terminal (John Williams)
Dances from Crete (Adam Gorb)
Irish Tune from County Derry (Percy Aldridge Grainger)

Conductors

Tony Houghton


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