|5th May 2022|
The Queens Hall Edinburgh
85 - 89 Clerk Street, Edinburgh South EH8 9JG
|£38.50 - £6|
|Visit the event website here|
The visionary sensuousness of Vaughan Williams’ Flos Campi brings together the SCO and SCO Chorus, alongside remarkable young viola player Timothy Ridout - currently a BBC New Generation Artist – who’s also the soloist in the flickering emotions of Britten’s Lachrymae, a heartfelt fantasy on music by John Dowland.
Welsh composer Grace Williams offers a British answer to Debussy’s La Mer in her vivacious, colourful Sea Sketches, and SCO Associate Composer Anna Clyne unveils her brand-new choral piece with its specially-written text by Stephanie Fleischmann.
‘The Years’ was generously supported with funds from RVW Trust.
Text by Stephanie Fleischmann
GRACE WILLIAMS - Sea Sketches (18')
CLYNE - The Years* (World Premiere - SCO commission; 20')
DOWLAND (ARR. MANZE) -If My Complaints Could Passions Move (04')
BRITTEN - Lachrymae (14')
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS - Flos Campi (17')
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