Tuesday 26 March 2019
West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge
Britten Sinfonia presents AT LUNCH THREE
At Lunch Three
Tuesday 26 March 2019, 1pm
West Road Concert Hall
Jacqueline Shave, Miranda Dale violins
Clare Finnimore viola
Caroline Dearnley cello
Huw Watkins piano
Britten Sinfonia is very grateful to Mary Anne Kennedy who has agreed to appear at short notice.
James MacMillan Hirta (First live performance), For Sally, For Max
Maxwell Davies Farewell to Stromness
Winner of OPUS 2018 New work (world premiere tour)
This Scottish folk-inspired concert features works by James MacMillan and Peter Maxwell Davies, including the first live performance of MacMillan’s Hirta, an arrangement of a folk song from St Kilda. A new work by the winner of Britten Sinfonia’s OPUS2018 competition for unpublished composers will also receive its premiere, the composer having been mentored by James MacMillan.