RPS Drummond Fund: Aurora Orchestra

Fri 17 May 2013 19.45

St Mary's Church, Ashford TN23 1QG

Event Price: £7 (£5 under 16) adv.

The RPS Drummond Fundsupports a major new work composed by Julian Philips and choreographed by Mickael 'Marso' Riviere for chamber orchestra, dancers, and solo viola. Created especially for Aurora’s Principal Viola Max Baillie - a trained dancer as well as an instrumentalist – this is a concerto like no other. Also featured in this typically eclectic playlist are the baroque fireworks of Biber’s Battalia, Barshai’s orchestral scoring of Shostakovich’s war-themed String Quartet No. 3, and a new breakbeat arrangement of Holst’s Mars by Chris Willis. Biber Battalia Shostakovich (arr. Barshai) String Quartet No. 3 Holst 'Venus' from The Planets Julian Philips Maxamorphosis Chris Willis This Means War Aurora Orchestra (conducted by Nicholas Collon) are joined by dancers from B-Boy's Attic and Company Decalage, with Mickael 'Marso' Riviere (choreographer).

How to Book

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