The brass quartet will interpret an arrangement of a Prelude and Fugue by JS Bach from his keyboard sonata in D Major, before moving on to two contemporary works: the entertaining Divertimento
by British composer John Addison, famous for his film music, and a suite of much-loved tunes from the musical West Side Story by Leonard Bernstein.
Among her chosen records were Bat Out Of Hell by Meatloaf, Vienna by Ultravox and Leonardo Salzedo's Divertimento
- better know as the Open University's fanfare.
The evening began with Mozart's charming Divertimento
in B-flat (K.
QATAR Philharmonic Orchestra (QPO) played Mahler's No 1 along with Bela Martok's Divertimento
for string orchestra under the baton of Han-Na Chang at Opera House in Katara on Saturday.
Singing in Christmas' will be performed by Divertimento
- music for voices - at 7.
The concert at the historic St Giles Church will feature Mozart's Divertimento
in D and Symphony No.
5062, 1831) und Divertimento
[g-moll] (D 78; Ricordi Pl.
The concert programme features an array of impressive string music, from Mozart's Divertimento
in D Major, a popular and light-hearted work from his Salzburg Symphonies, to Mendelssohn's dreamy Symphony for Strings No.
Playing safe by beginning the evening with a popular piece that everyone knows, Mozart's Divertimento
in D Major, the quartet was immediately impressive with their concentrated, cohesive style.
Alongside these classics, PNB charts new territory with company premieres of Balanchine's Divertimento
from "Le Baiser de la Fee" and the dreamy narcissism of Robbins' Afternoon of a Faun.
In Beethoven's Op 12 No 3 Sonata and Stravinsky's Divertimento
from Le Baiser de la Fe - two lighter-hearted works - they were by no means frivolous.
The ensemble La Donna Musicale, winch is dedicated to the discovery and exposure of previously unknown or ignored works by women composers of the Renaissance, baroque, and classical periods, has performed another in its ongoing series of public services with this very fine disc, which includes world premiere recordings of several vocal pieces ascribed to Bon (featuring the excellent soprano Julianne Baird) in addition to three sonatas for a variety of solo instruments with continuo, a sonata for fortepiano, and a lovely three-movement divertimento
for two flutes with continuo, rendered here by two violins with fortepiano and viola da gamba.