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Rhapsody in Blue by Candlelight

Friday 01 September 2023

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Iain Farrington and St Martin’s Chamber Orchestra present a sparkling jazz-inspired programme. In vibrant arrangements for chamber ensemble and piano, these works by pioneering classical composers of the jazz age take us on a journey across the vast plains of the American landscape and into the irresistible urban wilderness of 1930s dance halls.  


Florence Price arr. Iain Farrington – ‘Juba’ from Symphony No. 1 in E minor

George Gershwin arr. Iain Farrington – Rhapsody in Blue  

Aaron Copland – ‘Variations on a Shaker Melody’ from Appalachian Spring

Dmitri Shostakovich arr. Iain Farrington – Movements from Jazz Suite


St Martin’s Chamber Orchestra  
Iain Farrington Piano 
Andrew Earis Conductor 

Please note this concert will last for approximately 60 minutes without an interval.

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Fri 01 Sep 7:00 PM £29/£25/£18/£13/£9 Book

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