A double CD set which brings together a first volume of Malcolm Arnold’s exquisite music for brass. This double CD set includes a 16 page information booklet and offers a wonderful selection of works from this great composer, performed by some of the finest brass musicians of today and tomorrow.
A spectacular end to the festival combining a varied programme of music from The Wallace Collection, the Co-op Funeralcare Band, virtuoso trumpeter Marco Blaauw, the University’s talented brass player Thomas Harmar and electronics by Alasdair MacDonald. Including works from Malcolm Arnold, Wim Bex, John Wallace, Timothy Jackson and Derek Bourgeois.
Blaauw and then join forces with The Wallace Collection in a second half of improvised music for brass and electronics. An exciting presentation of contemporary music-making where, as an audience, you will hear unique performances which will never be heard again – listening and performance history being made together.
2016 marks the 10th anniversary since the passing of one of the world’s most significant composers of our generation. To pay tribute to this wonderful musician, The Wallace Collection, in conjunction with the Malcolm Arnold Trust, have embarked upon a CD recording project to capture a full collection of Arnold’s works for brass. With so many pieces […]