Reid Chamber Concert

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
1.10 pm

The Auricle Ensemble

Chris Swaffer - conductor
Crawford Logan - reciter
Amy Cardigan - violin
Nicola Long - clarinet
Kath Nagl - bassoon
Alistair Douglas - trumpet
Kenny Lethem - trombone
Neil Cameron - double bass
Philip Hague - percussion

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The Soldier's Tale (Histoire du Soldat) 

  Music by Igor Stavinsky (1882-1971)
  Text by CF Ramuz, translated by Jeremy Sams
  With kind permission from Chester Music / Music Sales

Part I
A soldier is truding home to his village, back to his girlfriend and family for ten days leave.

  1. Soldier's March
  2. Airs by a Stream
  3. Soldier's March Reprise
  4. Pastorale
  5. Pastorale Reprise
  6. and 7. Airs Reprise

Part II
He leaves his fortune behind him and leaves the country to get as far away as possible from his old life.

  8. Soldier's March Reprise
  9. The Royal March
10. The Little Concert
11. Three Dances:  Tango, Waltz and Ragtime
12. The Devil's Dance
13. Little Chorale
14. The Devil's Song
15. The Great Chorale
16. The Triumphal March of the Devil

4-page white A4 folded
Programme Notes: 

Brief descriptions of the movements and selected biographies of the performers.

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