Please note: This concert is in the past and has already taken place.


Malcolm Arnold Academy
Trinity Avenue


Malcolm ArnoldSonata for String Orchestra
Timothy BowersSong of the Red Kite
Malcolm WilliamsonLento for strings
Malcolm ArnoldRecorder Concerto


Hilary Davan Wetton – Conductor
Tabea Debus – recorder

Malcolm Arnold Festival Strings

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Programme Note

The Malcolm Arnold Festival is a yearly fixture in the composer's home town of Northampton.

The popular Family Concert this year features Hilary Davan Wetton conducting the Malcolm Arnold Festival Strings in a popular and accessible programme to include Malcolm Arnold’s Recorder Concerto, with soloist Tabea Debus, and a new work, ‘Song of the Red Kite’ by Timothy Bowers for recorder soloist, young recorder players and strings.

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