British Bounty

September 13, 2019
 
County Kerry, Ireland

County Kerry, Ireland

Ring of Kerry, Ireland - by Tony Webster from San Francisco, CA – Public Domain on Wikimedia Commons.

On this week's Prairie Performances, Friday night at 7 pm on WILL-FM 90.9: Prepare to be amazed with musical treasures from the British Isles, starting with Vaughan Williams’ beloved masterpiece for strings, Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis, and CUSO Principal Timpanist William Moersch will perform in a percussion concerto.  This booty of British musical bounty concludes with the Enigma Variations of Edward Elgar.

British Bounty (1/28/17)
Stephen Alltop, conductor
William Moersch, percussion

Vaughan-Williams | Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis
MacMillan | Percussion Concerto: “Veni, veni, Emmanuel”
Elgar | Enigma Variations, Op. 36


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