Britten Sinfonia - What's On - Alice Through the Looking Glass

Alice Through the Looking Glass (Family Concert)

Norwich
12 May 2018

Repertoire includes excerpts from:

Ravel

Mother Goose Suite

John Cage

Living Room Music

Bartok

Romanian Folk Dances

Gerald Barry

Jabberwocky

Beethoven

Spring Sonata

Villa Lobos

Jet Whistle

Beethoven

Symphony No. 6 ("Pastoral")

Ligeti

Trio and Sonata

Koechlin

Quatre petites pieces Op. 32

Ravel

Sonata for violin and cello

Tchaikovsky

The Nutcracker

Summary

What’s through the looking glass? Discover an array of colourful characters in Looking Glass Land – from the terrifying Jabberwocky and the dim witted Tweedledee and Tweedledum to the warring White and Red kings and queens. Play a game of musical chess, learn new songs about the jubub bird and the bandersnatch, compose a magical soundscape and conduct and ensemble of Britten Sinfonia players…or are they lions and unicorns?

Age guidance: Recommended for families with children ages 5-9
Duration: c. 50 mins

 

This event is part of the Norfolk & Norwich Festival 2018

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