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String Orchestra and Symphony Orchestra

Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Category
Arts and Law, Performance
Dates
Sunday 15th March 2020 (15:00-17:00)
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University Music Society/CrossCurrents+

  • Daniele Rosina conductor
  • Bedwyn Phillips conductor
  • Charlie Westbrook conductor
  • Jacob Plumtree-Jones conductor
  • Emma Brown flute

This joint concert with two of the Music Society’s orchestras features second-year Music student Emma Brown, winner of the 2019 Music Society Soloists Prize, for a performance of Mozart's second flute concerto. Fantasia on Welsh Nursery Tunes is a lighthearted musical journey through childhood in eight traditional tunes written by Welsh composer Grace Williams during the Second World War. Our welsh patrons may recognise the melodies: Jim Cro, Deryn y Bwn oâr Banna, Migildi Magildi, Si Hei Lwli âMabi, Gee ceffyl bach, Cysga di fy mhlentyn tlws, Yr eneth ffein ddu, and Cadi ha!. 

Programme to include

  • Mozart Flute Concerto No. 1 in G
  • Williams Ffantasia ar Hwiangerddi Cymreig (Fantasia on Welsh Nursery Tunes)
  • Smetana Vltava

Admission: £10, £8 concessions, £3 students/U18 from Box Office website. If you wish to contact us further, please email musicboxoffice@contacts.bham.ac.uk

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