Florian Mitrea & the Atéa Wind Quintet

Tuesday 2 July, 19:30

By popular request Florian and the Atéa Wind Quintet return and will be playing: Prokofiev’s Flute and Piano Sonata in D major, Elgar’s Sea Pictures, Rachmaninov’s Vocalise, his second Piano Concerto arranged for Piano and Wind Quintet and finally Carwithen’s Diversions.

Spring waters – Sergei Rachmaninov (1873-1943): 

arranged for Horn and Piano

Flute and Piano Sonata in D major – Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953): 

Moderato
Scherzo: presto
Andante
Allegro con brio

Sea Pictures for piano and wind – Edward Elgar (1857-1934): 

1. Slumber Song
2. In Haven
3. Sabbath Morning
4. Where Corals Lie
5. Swimmer

INTERVAL

Five Diversions for wind quintet – Doreen Carwithen (1922-2003): 

Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor arranged for Piano and Woodwind Quintet – Sergei Rachmaninov (1873-1943):

Moderato
Adagio Sostenuto: piu animato
Allegro scherzando

Remarkably, all of these unique arrangements have been created by Florian and Atéa especially for this evening’s concert!