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Concert in January 2003 at the Purcell Room, London
Posted: 24 November 2002

Three African Sketches for Flute and Piano by Alan Bush is featured in a concert by the Harlequin chamber group at the Purcell Room, South Bank Centre, London SE1 on Saturday 4 January 2003 at 7.30pm. The concert is one of a series of four by Harlequin at the Purcell Room.

The programme reflects folk musical influences from around the world and features music written for the flute.

Tickets are £12 (£10 concessions) from 020 7960 4242 (booking fee £1.50) or online at

The full programme:
Variations on an Albanian Folk Tune by Feim Ibrahimi
Choros no. 2 by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Furiosamente by Jay Alan Yim
Three African Sketches (Op. 55) by Alan Bush
Remembering the Butterfly by Justin Connolly
Two Interlinked French Folk Melodies by Ethel Smythe
Silbo by Justin Connolly
Duettino (Op. 6) by Minna Keal
Quintet in G minor by William Hurlstone

Artists are:
Mark Underwood (flute)
Graeme Vinall (clarinet)
James Thomson (horn)
Glyn Williams (bassoon)
Justin Connolly (piano)
Carol Wells (piano)