Jose Zalba Smith & Jan Willem Nelleke

Jan Willem Nelleke

Saturday 12 May 2018, 8pm

Penarth Pier Pavilion

Composer Piece Duration Listen
Jan Willem Nelleke Variations on an Imaginary Theme 9'
Bent Sørensen Two Nocturnes 8'
Helen Woods Water
World premiere
David Roche Leading by Example
World premiere
Ian Clarke The Great Train Race 5' Listen on You Tube
Steve Reich Vermont Counterpoint 10' Listen on You Tube
Javier Zalba Divertimento 9'

An exploration of the contemporary flute repertoire that showcases the instrument’s incredible versatility.  Jose Zalba Smith’s programme includes the intricate rhythms and textures of Steve Reich, Ian Clarke’s The Great Train Race (a highly entertaining piece that sounds exactly like its title!) and new works by David Roche and Cardiff composer Helen Woods.