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Virtual Showcase II

Friday 19 March 2021 at 7.00PM
Online

About

Virtual Showcase II comprises music that has been performed and recorded by over 50 of our staff and students during the coronavirus pandemic. Featuring everything from Bach to Beyoncé, this online performance sees music, video and technology combine to create a scintillating spectacle that offers an extraordinary insight into the ingenuity and creativity of our community.

 

To watch the performance, please visit our YouTube channel at the date and time shown above.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ywsjwB3C2ZU

Programme

Part I

Johann Sebastian Bach – Allemande from Violin Partita No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004
Neil Sorrell – Fugue from Contagion
Joseph Haydn – Allegro con spirito from String Quartet, Op. 76, No. 4 in D Major
Nina Kümin – Improvisation around the note 'E' using Baroque and Easter themes
Frédéric Chopin – Waltz No. 19 in A minor, B. 150
Gabriel Fauré – Les berceaux, Op. 23, No. 1
Gabriel Fauré – Sicilienne
Laura Sutcliffe – Quarter to Six
Laura Sutcliffe – Fly
Emma Reid – Apple Processional
Felix Mendelssohn – Andante and Rondo Capriccioso, Op. 14
Sergei Prokofiev – Allegro con brio from Violin Sonata No. 2 in D Major, Op. 94a

Part II

Neils Ronshøldt – Thoughts on the duration of exile
Owen Russell – Innocence
Ben Eyes – Excerpt from Me, Myself and Mesha
Richard Thomas – Children's song
James Redelinghuys – isolation walk
Peter Thoegerson – Canto 9 from The Facebook Cantos

Part III

Fotios-Theodoros Kaymenakis – Farrago
Annabell Pidduck – She
Beyoncé – Heaven
Billie Eilish – Lovely
Be Thou My Vision
Jonathan Larson – Seasons of Love (Rent)
Henry Mancini – Moon River
Mark and Helen Johnson, arr. Samantha Wong – Unto us a child is born
Gnarls Barkley, arr. Ellie Stamp – Crazy
Kirk Franklin, arr. Kiera Lockard – Love Theory
Randy Newman – You’ve Got a Friend in Me

Tickets: Free, but please consider making a donation

 

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