Saturday 10 March 2018 7:30PM
Nash Ensemble; Eleanor Bron; Malcolm Sinclair
This concert will be approximately 2 hours in duration, including an interval
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- Nash Ensemble
- Martyn Brabbins conductor
- Ian Brown piano
- Simon Crawford-Phillips piano
- Eleanor Bron narrator
- Malcolm Sinclair actor (as Soldier and Devil)
Ravel’s Mother Goose Suite, inspired by classic French fairy tales, raises the curtain on an evening of compelling story-telling. The programme is crowned by Stravinsky’s The Soldier’s Tale, about a soldier who seeks revenge after being tricked by the Devil.
Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
- Mother Goose Suite
Darius Milhaud (1892-1974)
- Caramel Mou Op. 68
Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)
- The story of Babar the little Elephant for the narrator and piano
Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971)
- The Soldier's Tale