Celebrating Chris Cadwur James

  • Performance

Chris was a much-loved teacher, composer, and performer on the staff at the University of Aberdeen Music department, who died ten years ago this year. This concert features music composed by him, along with music by composers who influenced him. There will also be performances by past winners of the Chris Cadwur James Concerto Competition and music from winners of the Chris Cadwur James Composition Prize.


Gustav Mahler  Das Himmlische Leben
Jillian Bain Christie, soprano
James Aburn, clarinet
Ben Marsden, piano

Chris Cadwur James  Hengov I, II and III
William Gray, piano

Graham Fitkin Bob, Glass
Ben Light, saxophone
Pete Stollery, piano

Music from Ross Whyte

Chris Cadwur James
Marischal Chamber Orchestra
Pete Stollery, conductor
Peter Relph  Tenebrae Lumini

Ed Jones New Work

arr. Sarah Rimkus Delyow Sevi (Strawberry Leaves)
Jillian Bain Christie, Jennifer Taylor - soprano
Sarah Rimkus, Sarah LeBroq - alto
David Walsh, Sam Paul - tenor
Ed Jones, Peter Relph – bass
David J Smith, conductor

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