SUWO Semester 2 Firth Hall Concert 2017

Saturday 01 April 17, 7:30 pm

Tin Whistle

Firth Hall, Sheffield (map)

The second of our two major concerts in the University Concerts Series will include SUWO's usual eclectic mix of 19th and 20th Century masterworks from the symphonic band repertoire alongside new, exciting and rare music in a programme that will feature brilliant players from within the Band and guest artists Jacob George and Ford Collier as soloists on Violin and Tin Whistle.
We are expecting to play two world premières of works currently being created by orchestra members Olivia Doust and George Bunn.

Programme to Include

Overture Tam O'Shanter Op. 51 (Malcom Arnold)
When the Stars Begin to Fall (Anon)
The Little Irish Man for Symphonic Wind Band (George Bunn)
FIRST SUITE for BAND (Gustav Holst)
Windows of the World (Peter Graham)
A flight into Murmuration. For solo Tin Whistle and Wind Orchestra (Olivia Doust)
Bravura (Graham)
FICTITIOUS FOLK (Bill Connor)

Conductors

Tony Houghton


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