A concerto composed by local school pupils during the Music in Action project, led by Jason Thornton and the Bath Philharmonia Creative Learning Team.
The concerto, based on the Cello concerto by Elgar – one of the works performed at the BathPhil concert that evening, was the culmination of a five day workshop.
Chetham's School of Music Chamber Ensemble
Lunch time schools concert at the 2016 Shaldon Festival
Excerpts from Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf
Music Director: Stephen Threlfall
Narrator: Leon Winston
Animated by pupils from Shaldon Primary School and Teignmouth Community School Mill Lane with the help of masks they created.
Music of the Birds, Creating a Concerto
Education project at the 2014 Shaldon Festival
Project led by Jason Thornton, Music Director of Bath Philharmonia.
Violin soloist: Tamsin Waley-Cohen
This was an amazing project involving workshops held over four days with Dawlish Community College, Oaklands Park School and Ratcliffe School. Video taken during concert performance.
Noye's Fludde by Benjamin Britten.
Community Opera performed at the 2013 Shaldon Festival
Director: Tony Lidington
Musical Director: Stephen Threlfall
Noah, Julian Rippon; Mrs Noah, Helen Haviland; Voice of God, Leon Winston.
Chetham's School of Music Ensemble and schoolchildren from seven local schools.
The 2012 appearance of the Shaldon Festival Choir that each year attracts 200 singers to work with a well-known guest Musical Director in a day-long choral workshop that ends with a public performance. 2012 featured Musical Director Jonathan Watts conducting Handel’s Messiah, with piano accompaniment by Peter Adcock.
Students from Chetham's School of Music
Adele Xiang cello accompanied by Brenda Blewett
Excerpt from Igor Stravinsky Suite Italienne
Alexander Kelly bass trombone
Excerpt from Raymond Premru Prelude and Dance
Samuel Gillespie clarinet
Excerpt from Gershwin arrangement
Sarah Lenney mezzo soprano
Excerpt from Henry Purcell Sweeter than Roses