Edward Harper Memorial Concert

Date: 
Wednesday, April 28, 2010
Time: 
7.30 pm
Season/No: 
2009-2010

Edward Harper Memorial Concert

Participant(s): 

Irene Drummond - soprano
Beth Mackay - mezzo-soprano
Anna Jones - flute and piccolo
John Turner - recorder
Calum Robertson - clarinet and bass clarinet
David Rimer - horn
Ruth Crouch - violin
Christopher Field - violin
Aisling O'Dea - violin
Robert McFall - violin
Kathryn Jourdan - viola
James Lowe - viola, director
Louise Paterson - cello
Clea Friend - cello
Adrian Bornet - double bass
Simon Smith - piano
John Bryden - piano
John Kitchen - harpsichord

Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 

Programme

Prelude and Fugue in G minor ... Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) arr. Edward Harper (1941-2009)

Ruth Crouch - violin
Christopher Field - violin
Kathryn Jourdan - viola
Louise Paterson - cello

Chanson Minimale - Variations on a Theme by Elgar ... Edward Harper

Aisling O'Dea - violin
James Lowe - viola
Clea Friend - cello
Adrian Bornet - double bass
Simon Smith - piano

Piano Trio 'The Devil and St Stephen' ... Edward Harper

Aisling O'Dea - violin
Clea Friend - cello
Simon Smith - piano

Trio for Clarinet, Cello and Piano ... Edward Harper

Calum Robertson - clarinet
Louise Paterson - cello
John Bryden - piano

The Ash Grove and Lights Out from 'Lights Out' ... Edward Harper

Irene Drummond - soprano
John Turner - recorder
Louise Paterson - cello
John Kitchen - harpsichord

Interval

Kindertotenlieder (Songs on the death of children) ... Gustav Mahler (1860-1911) arr. Edward Harper
 
(i) Nun will die Sonn' so hell aufgeh'n
 (ii) 
Nun seh' ich wohl, warum so dunkle Flammen
(iii) 
Wenn dein Mutterlein tritt zur Tur herein
(iv) 
Oft denk ich, sie sind nur ausgegangen
 (v) 
In diesem Wetter in diesem Braus

James Lowe - director
Beth Mackqy - mezzo-soprano
Anna Jones _ flute and piccolo
Calum Robertson - clarinet and bass clarinet
David Rimer - horn
Ruth Crouch - violin

Robert McFall - violin
Kathryn Jourdan - viola
Louise Paterson - cello
Simon Smith - piano

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Performance Type:

Programme: 
12-page white A4 folded
Programme Notes: 

Programme notes undredited.  
Programme note for 'Kindertotenlieder' by Edward Harper.

Ticket and/or Programme Price(s): 
Admission free
Notes: 

Audience by invitation.
Professor Simon Frith, Head of Music invites you and your guest to attend a concert commemorating the music of edward Harper
on
Wednesday 28th April 2010 at 7.30 pm in the Reid Concert Hall, Bristo Square, Edinburgh
preceded by wine and canapés at 6.30 pm