Greenville Symphony Orchestra: Northern Voyages

Edvard TchivzhelTo mark the centennial of British composer Benjamin Britten the Greenville Symphony Orchestra began 2013 with his most popular work, which pays homage to Henry Purcell in addition to being a primer on the sections of the orchestra. The program also features an upbeat overture and an encore from fellow Brit Edward Elgar, and in between the first symphony from the Finnish composer Jean Sibelius.

 

 

Listen to the entire program: Greensboro Symphony Orchestra - Northern Voyages





Billboard and introduction to Britten’s The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra – Lauren Rico and Mike McKay





BENJAMIN BRITTEN: The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra

Greensboro Symphony Orchestra

Edvard Tchivzhel, conductor





Introduction to Elgar’s Cockaigne (In London Town)- Lauren Rico





EDWARD ELGAR: Cockaigne (In London Town)

Greensboro Symphony Orchestra

Edvard Tchivzhel, conductor





Introduction to Elgar’s The Wild Bears- Lauren Rico





EDWARD ELGAR: The Wild Bears from Wand of Youth Suite No. 2

Greensboro Symphony Orchestra

Edvard Tchivzhel, conductor





Break and Introduction to Sibelius’s Symphony No. 1 in e minor- Lauren Rico and Mike McKay





JEAN SIBELIUS: Symphony No. 1 in e minor

Greensboro Symphony Orchestra

Edvard Tchivzhel, conductor





Introduction to Mozart's Symphony No. 25 in g minor- Lauen Rico





WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART: Symphony No. 25 in g minor

Greensboro Symphony Orchestra

Edvard Tchivzhel, conductor





End of the show - Lauren Rico and Mike McKay