Conductor: Shea Lolin
Venue: St James's Church, Sussex Gardens,
Time: 7.30 pm
What can be more glorious that food? Perhaps a composers’ rendition of it! Come and join the Bloomsbury Woodwind Ensemble for a slap-up, gut-busting celebration of all things food and drink!
The programme will include:
Johannes Brahms Academic Festival Overture
J S Bach Schweigt stille, plaudert nicht – Aria: Heute noch, lieber Vater, BWV 211 (Coffee Cantata)
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Nutcracker Suite – Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy
Giuseppe Verdi La Traviata – The Drinking Song
Sergei Prokofiev The Love for Three Oranges – March
Erik Satie Three Pieces in the Form of a Pear
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Don Giovanni – Champagne Aria
Johann Strauss II Wine, Woman and Song
Lionel Bart Oliver! – Food, Glorious Food
Saturday 18 May 2019
The Bloomsbury Band will celebrate food and drink in its next concert.
Saturday 1 December 2018
The Bloomsbury Band played a selection of pieces celebrating trees, woodlands and a few of the creatures that live in them.
Saturday 1 July 2018
A clarinet quartet and flute trio from the Bloomsbury Band took part in the festival's music programme at Beckenham Place Mansion.
Saturday 24 November
BWE journeyed into space with a varied programme that featured the première of a BWE commission by Christopher Hussey.