ESO at The English Music Festival 2024
27th May 2024
Dorchester Abbey, Dorchester-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, OX10 7HH


Herbert Howells – Serenade
Sir George Dyson – Woodland Suite
Gerald Finzi – Romance
Frederick Delius – Air and Dance
Edgar Bainton – Pavane, Idyll and Bacchanal
Robin Milford – Elegy: Duke of Monmouth
Peter Warlock – Capriol Suite
Cecil Armstrong Gibbs – Shade and Shine
Doreen Carwithen (arr. Kenneth Woods) – Lento for Strings
Sir Arthur Bliss – Two Contrasts
John Ireland – Elegy from The Downland Suite
Peter Warlock – Serenade
Alan Rawsthorne – Light Music for Strings


English String Orchestra
Conductor: John Andrews

About this Concert

The ESO and John Andrews are delighted to be back at the English Music Festival and to explore some of the most beautiful English string orchestra music ever written!