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HARROW SUMMER MUSIC FESTIVAL 2018

ST JOHN’S CHURCH GREENHILL HARROW

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HARROW SUMMER MUSIC FESTIVAL 2018

Thursday July 12th, 12.30pm, St John’s Church, Greenhill, Harrow

Neil Crossland (piano), Mark Wilson (violin), Julian Cann (violin) and Robert Tilson (tenor)

    

Alan Rawsthorne    Theme and Variations for two violins
Anthony Esland     Scenes from a Wessex life (songs)
Franz Liszt        Sonata in B minor (piano solo)

Thursday July 19th, 12.30pm, St John’s Church, Greenhill, Harrow 

Mark Wilson (violin) and Neil Crossland (piano)

  

Edvard Grieg    Violin Sonata No.3
Cesar Franck    Violin Sonata

Thursday July 26th, 12.30pm, St John’s Church, Greenhill, Harrow

Mēla Guitar Quartet

Bizet                           Carmen Fantasy (1998) by Stephen Goss
Phillip Houghton                Opals
Egberto Gismonti/Leo Brouwer    Agua e Vinho
Sergio Assad                    Uarekena

Thursday Aug 2nd, 12.30pm, St John’s Church, Greenhill, Harrow

Nina Kopparhed (soprano), Peter Cigleris (clarinet) and Jelena Makarova (piano)

    

Schubert   2 Impromptus 
           Die Abgeblühte Linde
           Gretschen am Spinnrade
           Der Hirt Auf dem Felsen
Spohr      6 Deutsche Lieder

Thursday August 9th, 12.30pm, St John’s Church, Greenhill, Harrow

Joanne Rozario (clarinet) and Yvonne Behar piano

  

Brahms        Sonata No.1 in F minor Op.120 No.1
Weber         Concertino
Piazzolla     Cafe 1930 and Bordel 1900 from L'Histoire du Tango

Thursday August 16th, 12.30pm, St John’s Church, Greenhill, Harrow

Mark Wilson (violin), Thomas Schoenberg (cello), Neil Crossland (piano)

    

Glinka        Trio Pathetique
Rachmaninoff  Trio Elegiaque No. 2

 

Thursday August 23rd, 12.30pm, St John’s Church, Greenhill, Harrow 

* Gareth Brynmor John (baritone) and Steve Law (piano)

   

Debussy       Suite Bergamasque (1890)
Faure         Nocturne No. 1 in E flat minor Op.33 No.1 
              (dedicated to the memory of David Williams)
Steve Law     Three Poems by Lorna Law (2018) *
              Wedding Bells (2017) (written for the wedding of Lorna and Steve Law)
Gershwin      Rhapsody in Blue (1924)

 

Thursday August 30th, 12.30pm, St John’s Church, Greenhill, Harrow 

Leonie Adams (cello) and Michael Higgins (piano)

  

Faure            Romance Op.69 
Saint-Saens      Priere Op.158 
Poulenc          Serenade 
                 Sonata

 

Thursday September 6th, 12.30pm, St John’s Church, Greenhill, Harrow 

James Dutton (flute) and Oliver Davies (piano)

  

Richard Henry Walthew                             Idyll 
Cyril Bradley Rootham                             Suite in Three Movements 
Gabriel Fauré, Maurice Ravel, Olivier Messiaen    Three Vocalise-Études      
Leonard Salzedo                                   Cantiga Morisca 
Bohuslav Martinu                                  Sonata

Thursday September 13th, 12.30pm, St John’s Church, Greenhill, Harrow

Anthony Flaum (tenor), Preshi Navaratnam (soprano) and Haruko Seki (piano)

Libiamo from La Traviata (Verdi)
Un bel di vedromo from Madam Butterfly (Puccini)
Three Neapolitan Songs: La Serenata (Paolo Tosti), Non T'amo piy (Paolo Tosti), O Solemio  (Eduardo Di Capua)
Tonight from West side story (Bernstein)
Chopin - Scherzo No 2 in B flat minor op 31 (piano solo)

 

Listen to Elgar’s beautiful Violin Sonata performed by Mark Wilson (violin) and Neil Crossland (piano) at Harrow Summer Music 2015

The world premiere of Steve Law’s Violin Concerto arranged for violin and piano by the composer (2015) at Harrow Summer Music 2015