Sunday 4 July, 7:00 pm
Ports Fest: Reconnecting
Warlock Capriol Suite for Strings
Hemingway Solo Violin and Orchestra
Coleridge-Taylor (arr. George Morton) Four African Dances
Pande Shahov Hampshire Folksongs
Richard Brown Pageant of the Sea
Wood Fantasia on British Sea Songs
London Mozart Players
Students from Portsmouth Grammar School
Gareth Hemmings conductor
George Morton conductor – Coleridge-Taylor only
Ruth Rogers leader
Students from Portsmouth Grammar School play side-by-side with the London Mozart Players in this celebration of Ports Fest’s reconnection with live music.
The programme includes new settings of Hampshire folk songs (performed by local school choirs and the LMP), a British premiere of Richard Brown’s delightful Pageant of the Sea (performed by the LMP and PGS Musicians), a world premiere of a new arrangement of Samuel Coleridge-Taylor’s Four African Folk Songs for violin and orchestra, the ever-popular Capriol Suite by Warlock, a brand new work for violin and orchestra by 6th Form composer Sam Hemingway, and Henry Wood’s rousing Fantasia on British Sea Shanties.
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