Grimethorpe Colliery were delighted to once again team up with legendary conductor / composer Elgar Howarth for the 2015 Royal Northern College of Music Festival of Brass.
Under the baton of Mr Howarth and GCB Principal Conductor and Director of Music Dr. Robert Childs, Grimethorpe performed a symphonic themed programme of music which included:
Vinter: Symphony of Marches
Fletcher: An Epic Symphony
Gregson: Symphony In Two Movements
Howarth: Cornet Concerto
Howarth: Cantabile For John Fletcher
The performance was captured for broadcast by BBC Radio 3. A full report on the event can be found at popular brass website 4barsrest.com here with a review of Grimethorpe’s performance available here.