Miniatures 2017: War & Peace

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NUS Symphony Orchestra once again presents Miniatures, its annual concert series which showcases chamber music groups and ensembles formed by the orchestra members. This 2017 edition of Miniatures will showcase students from NUS Symphony Orchestra and theYong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music performing a collection of chamber pieces on the theme of ‘War & Peace’ and will feature Tchaikovsky’s Serenade for Strings, Mendelssohn’s Overture in C for Winds, Holst’s Mars, Bringer of War on brass ensemble and an unusual contemporary arrangement of Jay Chou’s Chrysanthemum Terrace on the guzheng and string orchestra.

Miniatures is part of the ExxonMobil Campus Concerts series.

Programme
Overture in C Major, Op. 24 FELIX MENDELSSOHN
Mars, the Bringer of War GUSTAV HOLST
Sweet Dreams LOW SHAO SUAN
Dancing by the Streams LOW SHAO YING
String Quartet no. 1 , 1st Movt EDVARD GRIEG
Serenade for Strings, 1st Movt PYOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY

Intermission

Concerto for 2 Cellos in G minor ANTONIO VIVALDI
String Quartet no. 3, 1st Movt DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH
Fractalia OWEN CLAYTON CONDON
The Rains of Castamere RAMIN DJAWADI
Far Over the Misty Mountains Cold HOWARD SHORE
Space Movie PETER GALE
Ju Hua Tai (Chrysanthemum Terrace) JAY CHOU arr. WANG CHENWEI

RSVP for Miniatures at http://rebrand.ly/miniatures17

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