Printer Friendly

WALES: Top trio opens series of concerts.

AN internationally-acclaimed piano trio will open this year's Music at Bangor concert series.

The Bohemia Piano Trio will perform works by Haydn, Dvorak and Kenneth Leighton at the Powis Hall, University of Wales, Bangor on Thursday at 8pm.

An exciting season of concerts lies ahead with visits from the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic String Ensemble, BBC National Orchestra of Wales and the Allegri String Quartet.

Other highlights will include a performance by the Equivox Trio - an ensemble specialising in combining jazz, folk, contemporary and world music. Elisabeth Priday and Roger Nichols will be marking the centenary of the first performance of Ravel's Histoires Naturelles,

A Welsh language children's concert focusing on the much loved masterpiece Carnival of the Animals by Saint-Sans will be performed by Ensemble Cymru.

A set of concerts will celebrate music in Wales, with visits from folk singer Sian James and her band, tenor Gwyn Hughes Jones, pianist Annette Bryn Parri and one of Wales' foremost folk groups, Crasdant.

Season tickets are available for those wishing to attend several events while further details of all the concerts can be found in the new Music at Bangor Brochure available from Music at Bangor, Pro Vice Chancellor's Office, University of Wales Bangor.
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2006 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:Daily Post (Liverpool, England)
Date:Oct 3, 2006
Previous Article:WALES: N.Wales boundary change 'could cost Labour Assembly' Hopes of maority 'weakened'.
Next Article:WALES: Safety day for bonfire night.

Related Articles
Police announce city concert date.
WALES: Bryn puts cash into concerts in barn at Faenol.
Music to brighten up the January gloom; Classical.
Faculty string trio to perform at UO.
Concert will honour victims' memories; Bridgend trio's music night will help the Samaritans.
UO chamber series gets new name, new leaders.
A classical evening with the masters.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2022 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters |