Twilights - Viva Brass Quintet

Friday 9th February 2018 | 6pm
Derby Cathedral


Monteverdi        Toccata (from Vespers)
Ward                  Pent Up Japosso
Arr. Grainger      Shepherd’s Hey
Arr. Grainger      Londonderry Air
Arnold                Quintet
Ellington             In a Sentimental Mood
Fats Waller         Ain’t Misbehavin’
Redfearn            Quartel


Join us for a musical spectacular featuring some of Sinfonia Viva’s most virtuosic, skilful and dazzlingly brilliant brass players.

Featuring songs that range from baroque to jazz to light music, there really is something for everyone. From Fats Waller’s enduring and instantly recognisable Ain’t Misbehavin’ and Duke Ellington’sclassic and much covered In a Sentimental Mood, to the light breezy sounds of Grainger’s Londonderry Air, this brass quintet will take you on a journey spanning over 300 years and across the globe.

Truly this will be a concert to remember. Featuring inventive and accessible arrangements, this is a fun and exciting show that truly demonstrates how brass instruments can breathe new life into music.     

This concert is part of the Twilights series, where Derby Cathedral and Sinfonia Viva present the highest quality live music, in the grandest of settings.