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Summer Concert 1983

17 Jul 1983, 7:30 p.m.
Grange Arts Centre, Rochdale Road, Oldham OL9 6EA
James Morrison


Kenneth Heeks

This is a portrait of Kenneth Heeks This evening's soloist studied with George Whitwell in Birmingham and with George Fuest (now principal clarinet of the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra) at the Birmingham School of Music.

Kenneth has been principal of the Midland Youth Orchestra and both the Leicester and Aylesbury Symphony Orchestras. At present he is principal clarinet of the Huddersfield Philharmonic Orchestra with whom he has appeared as a soloist playing the Finzi clarinet concerto. Kenneth was founder member and chairman of the West Pennine Music Festival.


Malcolm Arnold: Clarinet Concerto No 2

Malcolm Arnold: Sarabande and Polka: Solitaire

Gioachino Rossini: Variations for Clarinet and Small Orchestra

Jean Sibelius: Symphony No 7 Op 105

William Walton: Coronation March: Crown Imperial

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