David Morris, Conductor
Ryde, Isle of Wight
in the evening
The Bloomsbury Band of Flutes and Clarinets has received a return invitation to play an open-air charity concert in Ryde on the Isle of Wight on the evening of Saturday 24th June. The concert is open to the public and in aid of the RSPCA.
The Band will perform repertoire selected for its association with either the sea or animals, to reflect both the coastal location and the subject of the evening’s fundraising.
Further details are available from Band members or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Shea Lolin, conductor
BWE has been invited by Victoria Park to perform on the bandstand during the Great Day Out event which will be attended by over 10,000 people. On the day, there will be three performances, including the London Metropolitan Brass, the London Saxophone Choir as well as the Bloomsbury Woodwind Ensemble. There will be fair rides, food, and a range of events taking place.
BWE will be performing a popular programme of music that will include:
Shea Lolin, conductor
St John's Waterloo
Waterloo Road, SE1 8TY
at 7.30 pm
The Bloomsbury Woodwind Ensemble pays tribute to the buzzing capital of the Czech Republic, Prague. Works by Mozart, Dvořák, Smetana and Krommer will be contrasted by Adam Gorb’s suite in homage to the ‘verve and vigour’ of the city. Martinů paints a moving picture of a massacre of Lidiče, just a few miles north-west of the city. The journey ends with the world premiere of a new work for woodwind orchestra by Philip Sparke.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Don Giovanni — overture
Antonín Dvořák Prague Waltzes
Adam Gorb Bohemian Revelry
Bedřich Smetana Má Vlast — Vltava
Franz Krommer Partita in F major, op.57
Bohuslav Martinů Memorial to Lidiče
Philip Sparke New Work (Title TBC)
Saturday 24 June 2017
The Bloomsbury Band will play at an open-air charity concert in Ryde on the Isle of Wight.
Saturday 5 August 2017
This year BWE will give its bandstand performance as part of a grand family day out in Victoria park.
Saturday 20 May 2017
The Bloomsbury Band entertained its spring audience with a programme of music associated with ships and shores, oceans and islands.
Saturday 6 May 2017
The Bloomsbury Woodwind Ensemble concert entertained a large audience with a programme of familiar music with new works by four living composers.