East Devon Music Festival 2018
Join us for a special light orchestral concert featuring a newly commissioned work by Alfie Pugh 'Journey through the Feline Mind'. In addition there will be music by Richard Rogers, Francis Poulenc, Giacomo Puccini, Dimitri Shostakovich, George Gershwin and Leroy Anderson.
Music Deco are Kate Walker, soprano, Andrew Daldorph, piano, and Chris Gradwell saxophonist & clarinetist.
The trio will be performing with the strings and brass of the ISCA Light Orchestra conducted by Roger Hendy. Roger has for many years featured in the presentation of orchestral and choral concerts in the South West of England as well as abroad. He will also be acting as MC for the evening's entertainment.
Slaughter on Tenth Avenue (1936) - Richard Rogers
Andante con moto (1949) - Francis Poulenc
Quando m'en vo & Simi Chiamano Mimi from Puccini's La Boheme (1895)
A Journey though the Feline Mind (2016) - Alfie Pugh (World Premiere performance)
A jazz suite in 4 movements for string orchestra and rhythm section: The Furry Critter; Mirage; A Luxury Yacht in Bermuda; One the Loose
Three pieces from Shostakovich's Jazz Suites - No. 1 (1934), No. 2 (1938) Foxtrot Blues; Lyric Waltz; Finale
Naughty Baby and Little Jazz Bird (1924)- George Gershwin
Jazz Legato & Jazz Pizzicato (1938) - Leroy Anderson
The Waltzing Cat (1950) - Leroy Anderson
Buglers Holiday (1954) - Leroy Anderson
Sand Paper Ballet (1954) - Leroy Anderson
Fiddle-Faddle (1947) - Leroy Anderson
Tickets: Adult £16 (Student £5 only on the door on the night)
Accessible seating available by calling the box office 01404 384050