Elgar Festival 2024 - Elgar for Everyone Family Concert
7:30pm
29th May 2024
Worcester Cathedral, 8 College Yard, Worcester WR1 2LA

Programme

ESO Intermediates
Overture to The Meistersingers – Richard Wagner (arr. KW Rokos)
The Complete Harry Potter – arr. J Brubaker

ESO Beginners
Trumpet Tune – Henry Purcell (arr. L Ryan)
Themes from Jupiter (The Planets) – Gustav Holst (arr. N Hare)

ESO Musicians
Winners’ pieces – Elgar Festival Young Composers’ Competition

INTERVAL

Esther Abrami & ESO Youth Strings
Salut d’Amour – Edward Elgar

ESO Youth Harps
Preseli Skies and African Reflections  РMonika Stadler
My Dancing Days – Skaila Kanga

ESO Youth Orchestra
Morfa Rhuddlan – Morfydd Owen

ESO Festival Orchestra
The Firebird (Finale) – Igor Stravinsky (arr. G Glyn)

Artists

ESO Youth Ensembles
Conductor: James Topp

About this Concert

Since its inception, the annual Elgar for Everyone Family Concert has become one of the favourite events of the festival, as young musicians from across Elgar Country perform a concert for Worcestershire families and children alongside their teachers and mentors. Join us for this uniquely uplifting event, sure to bring a smile to listeners of all ages.