Shakespeare Scenes Robert Saxton

Shakespeare Scenes cover
Duration
15 mins
Composed
2013
Published
2013
Categories

Orchestra String Orchestra Soloist(s) & Orchestra

Instrumentation
1 Trumpet in C, 8 Violin, 2 Viola, 2 Violoncello, 1 Double bass

Purchasing options

Conducting score ISMN 57036-435-0 £31.95
Study score ISMN 57036-442-8 £26.95

solo trumpet and string orchestra

Programme note

1. The Magic Wood

2. Falstaff

3. The Storm on the Heath

4. Masque

5. The Magic Island

 

Shakespeare Scenes was commissioned by Simon Desbruslais with funds provided by the Britten-Pears Foundation and the RVW Trust, for a live concert and recording project 2012-2013 in conjunction with The Orchestra of the Swan, Stratford-upon-Avon and the Signum recording label.

Premiere
Simon Desbruslais, The Orchestra of the Swan cond David Curtis, Stratford Civic Hall, 24th May 2013
Performances
  • 26 Aug 2016 | 7:45pm |

    Presteigne Festival, St Andrew's Church, Presteigne, LD8 2AF

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    Angela Whelan, trumpet, Festival Orchestra cond. George Vass

  • 14 Mar 2014 | 8:00pm |

    Bangor New Music Festival, Main Arts Building, University of Wales, Bangor

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    Simon Desbruslais (trumpet), Orchestra of the Swan cond. David Curtis

  • 11 Nov 2013 | 8:00pm |

    Holywell Music Room, Oxford

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    Simon Desbruslais (trumpet), Ensemble ISIS cond. Dr John Traill

  • 24 May 2013 | 7:30pm |

    Civic Hall, Stratford-upon-Avon

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    Simon Desbruslais (trumpet), Orchestra of the Swan

Recordings