Part of the Alumni Recital Series at Guildhall School
13 February 2017 / 19:30
Milton Court Concert Hall
Richard Birchall, Matthijs Broersma, Pau Codina, Reinoud Ford, Ashok Klouda, Bart Lafollette, John Myerscough, Ella Rundle cellos
with Harriet Burns soprano
Mendelssohn Ave Maria
Edward Nesbit The Burial of the Stars
Richard Birchall Mirrors
Wagner Tristan Prelude
J.S. Bach arr. Ella Rundle Allegro, Keyboard Concerto in D minor
Liszt La Lugubre Gondola
Trad. / Barralet World Folk-Songs
‘A bold and brilliant bunch’ The Times
Experience cello music as you’ve never heard it before, as celebrated octet Cellophony present a vibrant programme mixing established repertoire with specially-commissioned new works and arrangements for eight cellos.
This unique repertoire base and its exhilarating delivery on stage have won the group a following across the globe, with acclaimed performances on the festival scene in Europe and as far afield as South Korea. As alumni of the Guildhall School, they return to give a special concert with soprano Harriet Burns.