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Summer Concert 1983

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

Soloists

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 is also chairman of the West Pennine Music Festival.

Programme

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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