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Swansea International Festival

BBC National Orchestra of Wales – Family Concert

Saturday 7 October, 3.00pm

Brangwyn Hall, SA1 4PE

BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Conductor: Clark Rundell
Event compere: Naomi Wilkinson

Now firmly established as one of the highlights of the festival, the BBC National Orchestra of Wales’s family concert is the perfect chance to come and introduce children to the fun, drama, and thrills of live music in a happy, friendly, afternoon atmosphere. You even get to vote on what the orchestra plays!

Programme

Bizet: Carmen Suite No.1 Les Toréadors
Copland: Four Dance Episodes from Rodeo IV Hoe-down
Gareth Glyn: Project Music Makers – Strings
Haydn: Cello Concerto in C Major: III – Allegro Molto
OR
Tchaikovsky: Six Pieces Op.19 – Nocturne No.4 for Cello and Orchestra
Gareth Glyn: Project Music Makers – Percussion
Lenny Sayers: A Very Silly March
Smetana: The Bartered Bride: Dance of the Comedians

Interval

Khachaturian: Three Pieces from Gayane: III – Sabre Dance
Gareth Glyn: Project Music Makers – Woodwind
Wolf-Ferrari: Strimpellata from: Suite-Concertino per fagotto e orchestra Op.16
E Bernstein arr. Stanley Black: The Great Escape Main Theme
AUDIENCE VOTE
Alan Menken arr. Brad Kelley: The Little Mermaid Under the Sea
OR
Danny Elfman arr Christopher Bankey: The Simpsons Main Theme
Gareth Glyn: Project Music Makers – Brass
John Williams: Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark, Raiders March

Encore
Stravinsky: The Firebird Suite (1919) Finale

 

Tickets:
£25 – 2 adults and up to 2 children
£18 – 1 adult and up to 2 children
£5 for each additional child
All seats unreserved

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BBC National Orchestra of Wales – Family Concert