ROSL presents a musical tribute to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, patron of ROSL from 1952-2022.
Featuring prizewinners of our renowned Annual Music Competition this concert reflects the Queen’s life in music, ranging from A Nursery Suite, written by Sir Edward Elgar for the 4-year old Princess Elizabeth, to music used during the new Queen’s coronation in 1953, to a work she commissioned herself from Benjamin Britten, to celebrate the 75thbirthday of the Queen Mother.
Elgar A Nursery Suite (selection)
Butterworth The Banks of Green Willow
Britten A Birthday Hansel (selection)
Vaughan Williams Fantasia on Greensleeves (arr for two pianos)
Elgar Nimrod from Enigma Variations (arr for two pianos)
Holst The Planets: Jupiter (arr for two pianos)
Maxwell-Davies Farewell to Stromness
Cassandra Wright / soprano
Oliver Wass / harp
Dominic Doutney / piano
George Todica / piano
£30 for ROSL Members, £40 for General Admission
The concert will last one hour and will be followed by champagne and canapes.