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Perth High School Concert

Schools Concerts 2016

Monday 23rd May 2016

St John's Kirk of Perth, 12:30

This event was part of the 2016 Festival Programme.

 Perth High School Pipe Band        Selection of traditional pipe tunes



Overture                                    The Abduction from the Seraglio      W.A. Mozart arr. R Meyer

                                                   Gershwin by George!                                          arr. J Brubaker


Boys Choir The Motley Crew     The Barnyards of Delgaty   -                                Trad arr Kinahan

                                                   Daydream Believer         -                    John Scott, arr. Ian Crawford


String Orchestra 

                                                   Celtic Strings                          Emma Ritchie (S5) (World Premiere..!)


Vocal Solo

                                                   Ave Maria                                                          J S Bach


Cello Ensemble

                                                 Yesterday                                                         arr. Halsey
                                                 La Cumparsita                          Rodriguez arr Huws-Jones/McFarlane


Brass Band

                                                Tragedy                                                            arr. C. Mabon

                                                The Great Escape                                               arr. C. Mabon


Violin Quartet;

                                                Grave e Allegro from Concerto in A major           G.P Telemann


                                                All Things Bright and Beautiful                             J Rutter

                                                Edelweiss                                                          arr. Spevacek


Cello solo

                                                Élégie, Op. 24                                                   Gabriel Fauré


Wind Band (movts. 1-4)

                                                Circus Suite                                                        Stuart Johnson


Vote of thanks                         Mr Peter Flood, Headteacher


Perth High School Pipe Band  Selection of traditional pipe tunes




Conductors, Accompanists and Soloists


Catherine Black, Veronica Kinahan, Allan Kelman, Philip Alexander, Maureen Rutherford

Patrick Smyth, Jill Smyth, Ilse Macfarlane, Lynsey Paterson, Willie McMullen, Graeme Mulholland, Zoe Perman


Solo Cello: Emma Ritchie

Vocal soloist: Catherine Macleod

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