Friday July 13th at 7.30pm
St. Peter’s Church
Serenade, Op.7 - R. Strauss
Adagio, K.411 - Mozart
Petite Symphonie - Gounod
Serenade for 13 winds, K.361 - Mozart
Formed especially for this opening evening concert, the Festival Wind Players, directed by Nicholas Marshall present some of the masterworks of the repertoire for large wind ensemble, including Strauss’s early Serenade and Gounod’s delightful Petite Symphonie. The concert ends with Mozart’s wonderful Serenade for 13 wind instruments, which includes rarely-heard basset horns in the scoring.
Festival Friends are invited to a pre-concert reception at 6.15pm
in St Peter’s Church.