Anglia Ruskin Orchestra and Chorus
Spring Concert 2017
Wednesday 22nd March
Christopher Tarrant and Paul Jackson conductors
Maurice Hodges and Paul Jackson piano
Anglia Ruskin Orchestra’s spring concert features Igor Stravinsky’s delightful Suites for Small Orchestra, together with Camille Saint-Saëns’ perennial favourite, The Carnival of the Animals, for small orchestra and two pianos.
David Fanshawe’s magnificent Pacific Song, for chorus, percussion and electronic sounds, is based on the composer’s ten-year odyssey encountering the peoples and the music of the South Pacific.
Jonathan Dove’s The Passing of the Year, for double chorus, two pianos and percussion, a setting of poems by William Blake, Emily Dickinson, George Peele, Thomas Nash, Tennyson, concludes the concert.
Igor Stravinsky Suites 1 and 2 for Small Orchestra
Camille Saint-Saëns The Carnival of the Animals
David Fanshawe Pacific Song
Jonathan Dove The Passing of the Year
Ticket & Booking Information
£10 full, £7 concessions,
£5 Anglia Ruskin students and children
Mumford Theatre Box Office, tel: 01223 352932