FiltersShow / Hide
- All Events
- Theatre & Shows
- Days Out
- Edinburgh Fringe
- Anywhere In The UK
- Location: Anywhere in the UK
Radius: ... miles
Fri 21st Jun at 3:00pm - 4:30pm
@ Parish Church, Aldeburgh
Also appearing: Horns of the Britten–Pears Orchestra, Lara Dodds-Eden
This event has been and gone!
Catch the next one:
Check out the info below for future tour dates, and track them to receive alerts when they tour near you
Never miss another 'Rosalind Ventris' show
See all dates for Aldeburgh Festival
Aldeburgh Festival: Britten–Pears Young Artists II: Horns of the Britten–Pears Orchestra, Rosalind Ventris, Lara Dodds-Eden
Schumann arr. Britten - Adagio and Allegro for Horn
Bridge - arr. Britten There is a Willow Grows Aslant a Brook
Hindemith - Sonata for Four Horns; Trauermusik
Schumann - Marchenbilder
Tippett - Sonata for Four Horns
A concert that juxtaposes the sounds of a horn quartet with viola – Hindemith and Britten’s own instrument – is an alluring prospect, and the instruments’ very essence seems to be represented here.
The viola’s burnished eloquence weeps in memorials by Hindemith and Bridge and spins fantastical tales in Schumann’s fairy stories; the horn’s heritage celebrated in smooth cantilenas and quicksilver caprice.
Ghosts lurk here too – the horn virtuoso Dennis Brain and his quartet, and Britten, whose deft arrangements of other people’s music so often blends poetry and polish, working with the grain to reveal new beauty beneath the veneer.
Track this event
- Event has been added to your calendar
- Any important updates will be sent to your email address
- Add to your personal Ents24 calendar
- Sync with iCal, Outlook and others
- Receive important updates
Venue: Parish Church
IP15 5DY 52.156219, 1.599343