Euphonium Recital (free)

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    Willson Euphonium artist Charley Brighton takes the stage in the beautiful setting of St. Mary's Parish Church, Slough on August 19th. in another marathon recital as part of his 40th. year celebrations of Euphonium playing.

    The complete programme of music is;

    Premiere; Agitato, mov.3 of Concerto for Euphonium, Kenneth D. Friedrich

    Cavatina (from 4 Romantic Pieces), Antonin Dvorak arranged by Hatsuho M. Kuwayama (originally for Flute)

    Canzonetta op.6, Alfredo d' Ambrosio (1871-1914) arranged by Larry Teal (originally for Alto Sax)
    Premiere; London Nightscape, Joe Miserendino, commissioned by Major Mark B. Hill, USAF Langley, Virginia

    Sunrise, Sunset (from Fiddler on the Roof), Jerry Bock arranged by Adam Gorb (originally for Flute)

    Rhapsody for Euphonium, James Curnow, with organ accompaniment.

    Whilst the majority of the programme will be performed on the Willson 2900 Euphonium, Charley will also use 2 vintage euphoniums from his collection in the recital, with plenty more on display.

    A tiny Highams 5 valve euphonium dating from 1891 and a slightly later Boosey Solbron 3 valve euphonium.

    Euphonium Recital No.23, Charley Brighton (sponsored by Willson Band Instruments of Switzerland), with Malcolm Stowell, Piano & Organ.
    Saturday August 19th. St. Mary's Parish Church, Church Street, Slough, Berkshire, U.K.
    12 noon admission free.

    Live recordings from the recitals can be heard on-line at;
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    Sunrise, Sunset arrangement by Adam Gorb.

    "Thanks for sending me this - it sounds gorgeous on euphonium! Please feel free to publicise it in the Euphonium world!"
    Best wishes Adam Gorb

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