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Passing Youth: Chamber Concert

11 November 2018, 3:00pm

East Parry Room

Free but required

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Passing Youth: Chamber Concert

11 November 2018, 3:00pm

East Parry Room

Free but required

Ella Ronson violin
Tom Grundy violin
Tilly Chester viola
Tim Burton cello
Philip Nelson bass
Anna Steirud flute
Idony Perett clarinet
Madison Hallworth oboe
Diego Sanchez horn
James Fisher bassoon

FS Kelly (arr Mari Funabashi) Elegy In Memoriam Rupert Brooke
Butterworth (arr Richard Miller) The Banks of Green Willow
Matthew Lomax New work (world premiere)
Ravel Le tombeau de Couperin
Gurney (arr Farrington) Sleep

Our Passing Youth series continues with four composers who served in WW1, featuring FS Kelly's elegy for poet Rupert Brooke and Ravel's wind quintet, dedicated to various friends who perished in the war.

The programme also includes Butterworth's meditative The Banks of Green Willow, and ends in a rocking lullaby of a finale with Gurney's Elizabethan Sleep.

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Royal College of Music
Prince Consort Road
London SW7 2BS

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   South Kensington: 0.5 miles
   Gloucester Road: 0.6 miles
   High Street Kensington: 0.8 miles

   Paddington: 1.5 miles
   Victoria: 2 miles

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Evening performance refreshments

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