Leeds Best of Brass, Morley Town Hall

Once again, the band are looking forward to performing in Morley Town Hall on Saturday 9th March, as part of the Leeds Best of Brass concert series.

This year guest conductor Jonathan Beatty, who brings a twist of Yorkshire humour to the proceedings, will be guiding the band and audience through an entertaining programme. Featuring no less than eight of the band’s fine soloists, there is a mix of old and new favourites with something for everyone to enjoy!

Programme:

•  The Champions (William Rimmer)
•  Festive Overture – Shostakovich, arr. P. Kitson
•  My Love is Like a Red, Red Rose (Trad. Arr. Gordon Langford)
    Cornet soloist: Stephanie Wilkins
•  12th Street Rag (Euday Bowman)
    Featuring: Brian Taylor, Owain Llestyn and Jimmy Leggat
•  Mood Indigo (Ellington, Mills and Bigard, arr. Philip Harper)
•  Rhapsody for Trombone (Gordon Langford)
   Trombone Soloist: Rebecca Lundberg
•  Fire in the Blood (Paul Lovatt-Cooper)

                    – Interval –

•  Saints Fantasy (Leigh Baker)
•  Mack and Mabel (J. Herman, arr. Keith Wilkinson)
•  Piper ‘O’ Dundee (Kenneth Downie)
   Featuring: Rachel Neil (Horn)
•  Ashokan Farewell (Trad, arr. Alan Fernie)
   Featuring: Lucy Cutt (Flugel)
•  Benedictus from the Armed Man (Karl Jenkins)
   Euphonium Soloist: Adam Bokaris
•  Don’t Stop Me Now (arr. Phillip Harper)
•  Procession to the Minster (Wagner, arr. Howard Snell)

For tickets, please see

https://www.leedsconcertseason.co.uk/whats-on/all-shows/fairey-band/4278

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