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ENTR'ACTE FOR HORN AND PERCUSSION

Commissioned by Trojan Nakade and written for Downing College Music Society (University of Cambridge), to be performed in 'Ballet Russes'. For solo horn, bass drum, crash crymbals, triangle, and crotales.

Inspired by the Russian folk melody, 'Monotonously rings the little bell' ('Однозвучно гремит колокольчик') written by Aleksander L'vovich Gurilyov (1852).

© 2018 Lara Weaver

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BALLET RUSSES - THE HOWARD THEATRE - DOWNING COLLEGE - CAMBRIDGE

​A short production presenting highlights of Diaghilev's Ballets Russes with dancers and orchestra :

Featuring:
Prélude à l'Après-midi d'un faune by Debussy
Selections from Les Sylphides by Chopin
Entractes by Weaver
Renard by Stravinsky
The Swan by Saint-Saëns

Cast
Nymph / Ram - Anastasia Stulova - Lead Sylph / Cat - Frances Myatt - Nymph / Sylph / Fox - Zining Mok
Nymph / Sylph / Rooster - Martha Schillmöller - Nymph / Sylph / Swan - Anya Melkina, Lead Nymph / Sylph - Joanna Lawrence, -Faune / Poet - Panagiotis Boutris

Band
Violin 1 - Angus Bain, Violin 2 - Kieran Agg, Viola - Peter Ford , Cello - Michael Dawson, Double Bass - Alex Jones
Flute - Charlotte Eves, Oboe - Marie-Louise James, Clarinet - Johnathan Hung, Bassoon - Nathaniel Vilas
Horn 1 - James Liley, Horn 2 - Louis Wilson, Trumpet - Patrick Sanguineti , Percussion - Robin Otter, Jamie Conway
Piano - Nick Maier, Tenor 1 - Gopal Kambo, Tenor 2 - James Micklethwaite, Bass 1 - Charlie Baigent, Bass 2 - James Ward

Production Team
Music Director - Trojan Nakade
Lighting Designer - Trui Malten
Creative Director - Anya Melkina

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