Folk Dances of the British Isles
Sunday, March 30, 2014
$25 General; $20 Senior; $10 Students
Apollo navigates the British Isles with a program featuring English, Scottish, and Irish folk-dance music influences. Inspired by this region’s rich folk music heritage, each composer fused folk melodies and dances into their compositions in uniquely personal ways.
Frank Martin: Trio on Popular Irish Folk Tunes
Britten: Three Divertimenti
Vaughan-Williams: Phantasy Quintet
Folk melody arrangements from the British Isles