Bard Music Festival
Program Seven • The Lark Ascending: British Music for Small Orchestra
Bard Music Festival
7 PM Preconcert Talk
7:30 PM Orchestral Performance
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872–1958)
The Lark Ascending (1914, orch. 1921)
Flos Campi (1925)
Hubert Parry (1848–1918)
Lady Radnor’s Suite (1894)
Edward Elgar (1858–1934)
Serenade for Strings, Op. 20 (1896)
Frederick Delius (1862–19)
Two Aquarelles (1932)
Gustav Holst (1874–1934)
St. Paul’s Suite, Op. 29, No.2 (1913)
Peter Warlock (1894–1930)
Capriol Suite (1926)
Grace Williams (1906–77)
Elegy for Strings (1936, rev. 1940)
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