Musical Gala Night

Sat 16 May 2009
Parish Church of St. Margaret , Swinton


Bel Canto

Fantasia (Medley) Faust (Gounod)
Valentine’s Farewell Solo: Carol Price, Peter Humphries

Chorus of Enchanted Islanders Alcina (Handel)
Verdi prati Solo: Christopher Elliott

Dido’s Lament Dido & Aeneas (Purcell)
With Drooping Wings Solo: Patricia Bennett

The Brass Players

Impact- Strike Up the Band Gershwin arr Ray Woodfield
The Magic Flute- Overture WA Mozart arr D.Moore
Solo: Ray Curry (Flugel)
Adagio from Concierto de Aranjuez Joaquin Rodrigo arr R.Bowater
Ragtime Dance Scott Joplin arr D.Moore
Paddy’s Wake Traditional

Bel Canto
Chorus of the Philistines Samson & Delilah (Saint Saëns)
Softly Awakes My Heart Solo: Zena Bradley

Speed Your Journey Nabucco (Verdi)
Chorus of the Villagers The Bartered Bride (Smetana)
Acc. by The Brass Players


Bel Canto
Grand March Aida (Verdi)
Return Victorious Solo: Lesley Bennison
Banquo’s Aria Macbeth (Verdi)
Solo: Mike Tipler

Anvil Chorus Il Trovatore (Verdi)
Stride la Vampa Solo: Zena Bradley
Acc. by The Brass Players

The Brass Players
Zurich March arr E.Howarth
The Carnival of Venice arr E.Howarth
Light Walk Barrie Gott
Tuba Tiger Rag Harry Dacosta arr Luther Henderson
Solo: Ray Bowater
My Sister Kate Williams/Piron arr Bryan Allen

Bel Canto
Recit: E Pur Cosi In Un Giorno Giulio Cesare (Handel)
Aria: Piangero la Sorte Mia Solo: Claire Wheat

Ah! Per Sempre Io Ti Perdei I Puritani (Bellini)
Solo: Thomas Asher

Chorus of the Wedding Guests Lucia di Lammermoor (Donizetti)
Solo: David Sanderson

Czardas Die Fledermaus (J.Strauss)
Solo: Melanie Mastrototaro

Pilgrim’s Chorus Tannhäuser (Wagner)
Hail Hall of Song
with The Brass Players