Flutes & co ‘Flute Rhapsody’ concert Flutes & co, our local flute orchestra of 30 flute players aged 12-70+ is presenting a family-friendly ‘Flute Rhapsody’ concert on Sat 8th July 7pm in Carver Church, Windermere led by its Musical Director, Sue Nicholls.
The concert will showcase talented young flute players, with a different soloist in each of the 6 movements of John Rutter’s Suite Antique. Local young jazz musician Bess Shooter will lead the group in some flute beatboxing in ‘Skirlie Beat’ which has been arranged by one of the flute orchestra members, Cathy Goss.
Piccolos, C flutes, alto, bass and contra bass flutes will be joined by a double bass player and percussionist. A wide range of music will be performed from arrangements of Mendelssohn’s Hebrides Overture and Grieg’s March of the Trolls to Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody. Local music teacher Sylvie Heath has specially crafted her own jazz composition ‘Side by Side’ for the concert.
Tickets £7 adults, £3 children (over 3)s. Refreshments available.
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