The Music Never Stops: April 22, 2020

Published in 1741, Bach’s incredible “Goldberg Variations” for harpsichord consists of 30 different variations on the same theme. Here, Leopoldo shares with us the “Aria” upon which the variations are based.

Leopoldo Erice – Un poco de musica – Day 15
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lUztFeTLRvA


We’re excited to share a recently released video featuring Festival Artists Mark Fewer, violin and the Hannaford Street Silver Band. Here they perform a piece composed for Mark by Bramwell Tovey entitled “Nine Daies Wonder”, conducted by James Gourlay. We’ll let the music speak for itself 

Mark Fewer – Nine Daies Wonder
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aVttdGl7N2Q