Items chosen at the November meeting of the Music Group were Beethoven’s Pizzecato Polka, Emporer Waltz and Thunder & Lightning Polka, played by the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra.
Cantos de Espana No.4, Cordoba, by Albeniz and Dolly Suite by Fauré, both played by Julian Bream and John Williams.
Rhosymedre, No.2 of Three Preludes by Ralph Vaughan Williams and Nimrod from Elgar’s Enigma Variations, organist William McVicker.
Adagietto from Mahler’s Fifth Symphony, played by the Welsh Symphony Orchestra.
Beethoven’s Piano Sonata No. 20 and the Moonlight Sonata, pianist Melvin Tan.
Gloria de la Messe Breve No. 7, sung by Les Petits Chanteurs de Bordeaux.
Saint Saens’s Ave Maria, played on two Cellos by Julian and Jiaxin Lloyd Webber.
Fountains of Rome by Respighi, played by the London Symphony Orchestra.
Some of the group enjoyed a concert given by the Isle of Wight Symphony Orchestra on 18th November while a visit by others was to Swan Lake by the Russian State Ballet Company which coincide
Report by Margaret Paice