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Shaldon Festival 2004

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Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble

Choral Workshop and Informal Concert 2004 directed by Andrew Millington

Raphael Wallfisch

Devon Baroque Orchestra

Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble


Concert
Sunday 20 June 2004

Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble

Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble
Kenneth Sillito violin
Harvey de Souza violin
Robert Smissen viola
Stephen Orton cello
Paul Marrion double bass
Hamish Milne piano
Robert Plane clarinet

Programme
Schubert: Adagio and Rondo Concertante D487
Mozart: Clarinet Quintet in A major K581
Schubert: Piano Quintet in A major ‘The Trout’ Op. 114, D667
Detail:

Sunday brings a return visit by one of the country’s foremost chamber ensembles, the Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble. They previously performed at the 2001 Festival and, as a result of the popularity of that memorable occasion, we have invited them back for this year’s finale.


Choral Workshop and Informal Concert 2004 directed by Andrew Millington

Andrew Millington photo
Andrew Millington

Choral Workshop
Saturday 19 June 2004

Choral Workshop and Informal Concert

Conductor: Andrew Millington
Lucy Crowe: Soprano
Thomas Walker: Tenor
William Berger: Baritone

Programme
Parry: I was glad
Gounod: Je veux vivre
Strauss: Allerseelen
Ambroise Thomas: Comme une pale fleur
Gounod: St Cecilia Mass
Detail:

Stepping in at short notice for Sir David Willcocks, Andrew Millington conducted this year’s Shaldon Festival Choral Workshop Day.

Raphael Wallfisch

Raphael Wallfisch photo
Raphael Wallfisch

Concert
Friday 18 June 2004

Raphael Wallfisch: Cello

Programme

JS Bach: Suite No 1 in G major
JS Bach: Suite No 3 in C major
JS Bach: Suite No 5 in C minor
JS Bach: Suite No 6 in D major
Detail:

Raphael Wallfisch, an outstanding cellist and master of interpretation gives his own unique performance of four of JS Bach’s Suites for Unaccompanied Cello.

Earlier in the day he conducted a masterclass, passing on his insights to aspiring young musicians Rebecca Herman, Asha McCarthy and Lucy Railton.


Devon Baroque Orchestra

Concert
Thursday 17 June 2004

Devon Baroque Orchestra
Devon Baroque Orchestra

Devon Baroque Orchestra

Amy Carson: Soprano
Iestyn Davies: Counter-tenor
Leslie Baker: Tenor
Malcolm Bennett: Tenor
David Fouracre: Bass

Programme
Handel: Acis and Galatea
The first appearance of Devon Baroque at the Festival under the leadership of Margaret Faultless