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Anglia Ruskin Orchestra and Chorus

Spring Concert 2017

Wednesday 22nd March

7:30 pm

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

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