Folk Pioneers

Queen Elizabeth Hall , South Bank Sunday February 3 2013 0:00

Northern Sinfonia under Andrew Gourlay; with Northumbrian piper Kathryn Tickell, who also presents.

Béla Bartók: Romanian folk dances for piano, Sz.56

Chiquinha Gonzaga: Atraente for solo piano

Chiquinha Gonzaga: 'Habanera'

Traditional: Northumbrian Folk Tunes

W. G. Whittaker: Suite of North Country Folk Tunes arr. for piano quintet

Percy Grainger: 'Early One Morning'

Percy Grainger: 'Molly on the Shore'

Gaspar Cassadó: Sardana (Danza) (2nd movement) from Suite for solo cello

Charles Ives: 'In the barn' (second movement) from Violin Sonata No 2

Frank Bridge: 'Sir Roger de Coverley (A Christmas Story)' for strings

Henry Cowell: 'The Lilt of the Reel' for piano solo

Four Armenian folk songs (transc Komitas Varapet)

Charles Ives: 'Putnam's Camp, Redding, Connecticut' (second movement) from 'Three Places in New England'

Manuel de Falla: 'Ritual Fire Dance' from 'El Amor brujo'

(The second 'chapter' of The Rest is Noise' festival: The Rise of Nationalism.)


Venue name: Queen Elizabeth Hall
Address: South Bank
Transport: Tube: Waterloo
Price: £9-£25
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