Music Appreciation – Report on August meeting

Cynthia George gave a presentation of music under the heading of soloists.

The music played was:-

Allegro from Concerto for Clarinet. by Crusell, played by Emma Johnson.

Carmen, Act 2, the Toreador Song, sung by Bryn Terfel.

Bright Eyes, played on the guitar by Chris Rae.

Bass in the Ballroom, featuring the tuba player from the Royal Air Force Massed Band.

Blue for You, Derek Nash.

Menuetto, James Galway.

Warsaw Concerto with Jean-Yves Thibaudet playing the piano.

Gluck’s Orfeo Ed Euridice, Dame Janet Baker.

Joplin’s Maple Leaf Rag, Evelyn Glennie.

Rachmaninov’s Variations on a theme by Paganini, Maxim Vengerov.

Bring Him Home, Alfie Boe.

Mozart’s Bassoon Concerto in B, Danial Jemison.

Gounod’s Ave Maria with Julian Lloyd Webber playing the ‘cello.

Brahms’ Lullaby, Op 49/4, Marisa Robles playing the harp.

Trumpet Voluntary with Stephen Burns.