Oswestry Recorded Music  Society
Season   201
5-16

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Oct 6th 2016
Words and music
Presented by Graham Ladley
 

Schubert Abends unter der Linde  D235
Arthur Somervell Loveliest of trees
George Butterworth Loveliest of trees
George Butterworth The anks of green willow
Robin Milford If it’s ever Spring again; The colour; So sweet loved seemed
Ivor Gurney Sleep; Down by the Salley Gardens; Hawk and Buckle
Finzi Intimations of Immortality
Elgar The Swimmer (Sea Pictures)
William Alwyn Miss Julie (A midsummer night's dream)
Bernard Herrmann I have dreamt (Wuthering Heights)  
Mendelssohn A midsummer night's dream - excerpt
Britten A midsummer night's dream - excerpt

 
Oct 20th
Committee’s choice

Vaughan
Williams Five Variants on Dives and Lazarus 
Handel Variations for Harp
Shostakovich String Quartet No. 2 - 4th movement Theme and Variations   
Keiko Albe  A theme of Dowland for marimba
Beethoven  Eroica variations, Op. 35
Arensky Variations on a theme of Tchaikovsky     
Franck Symphonic Variations Piano/Orchestra   
       
 
Nov 3rd
All at sea

Presented by Ian Stanley

John Masefield reciting “Sea fever”
Ireland Sea Fever
Vaughan Williams Sea Symphony - 1st movement
Purcell Sailor’s Song and Dance (Dido & Aeneas)
Mozart Suave Il vento (Act 1, Cosi Fan Tutte)
Holst : Second suite for Military Band
Walton Overture, Portsmouth Point
Bridge Suite: The Sea - Seascape
Berlioz  L'île inconnue (Nuits d'été)
Ethel
Smyth  from The Wreckers - Prelude
Donizetti Oh come in un baleno (Emilia di Liverpool)
Ravel Une barque sur l'océan
Frederick Keel 2 Salt Water Ballads
Britten Sunday Morning (Four sea interludes - Peter Grimes)
Haydn Kyrie (Nelson Mass)
Henry Wood  The Saucy Arethusa (Fantasia on Sea Songs)
Stanford The Old Superb (Songs of the Sea)
Sibelius Oceanides - excerpt
Vivaldi Violin concerto No5 in E flat - La tempesta di mare
Robert Johnson Full Fathom Five
Elgar Where corals lie (Sea pictures)
Berlioz Overture: Le corsair
Beethoven : Calm sea and Prosperous voyage
Trad Blow the wind southerly
Wagner Overture: Rule Britannia

 
Nov 17th 
Music for small forces
Presented by Terry McGuinnes

Schumann
Noveletten
Stravinsky Ragtime
Bruch Piano Quintet - final movement
Tchaikovsky Six Morceaux - finale
Satie La Belle Excentrique
Rachmaninov Symphonic Dances for 2 pianos
Brahms Horn Trio - final movement
Dvořák Bagatelles - final movement
Milhaud Scaramouche
Schumann Piano Quintet - 3rd movement
 
Dec 1st   
Choral sweetness
Presented by David Ward

Handel
Concerto Grosso Op 3, No. 1 - Prologue
Haydn  – Representation of Chaos, The First day (The Creation)
Handel  Chandos Anthem
Beethoven Benedictus; Agnus Dei; Donna Noblis (Mass in C)
Brahms And ye now have sorrow (German Requiem)
Vaughan Williams Sea Symphony - On the beach at night alone
Parry – I was glad
Orlando Gibbons
Drop drop slow tears
Walton Litany G
Vaughan Williams Easter (5 Mystical Songs)
Vaughan Williams Valiant for Truth
Rutter Nativity Carol
Tavener Today the Virgin
Tavener God is With us (Christmas Proclamation)
 
Jan 12th  2017
In the beginning
Presented by Alan Johnson

Brahms Academic Festival Overture
Anon
Gregorian Chant for Good Friday
Anon
Gregorian Chant for Pentecost
Anon Guardame las vacas
Josquin Faulte d'Argent
Monteverdi Solitudine amata (L'Incoronazione di Poppea)
Debussy Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
Albinoni Oboe Concerto in D minor
Chopin Introduction and Variations in E major
Nielsen Little Suite for Strings
Haydn Finale - recitative and chorus (The Creation)
 
Jan 19th 2017
A personal journey
Presented by Dawn Milner

 

 

                            

 


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