Huw Wiggin (saxophone) and Oliver Wass (harp) at Gower Festival

Huw Wiggin (saxophone) and Oliver Wass (harp) at Gower Festival

Gower Festival regulars are in for a treat on Friday 12th July when Huw Wiggin (saxophone) and Oliver Wass (harp) give an early afternoon concert as part of this year’s festival. The event is close to being sold out, so if you would like to hear this unusual pairing of instruments and some wonderful music, you need to book soon!

The duo’s concert will be in the beautiful, intimate Clyne Chapel, in keeping with the festival’s tradition of inviting musicians to play for their audience in the superb acoustic and atmosphere of the ancient churches throughout the area each year. The concert starts at 2.30pm and  the one hour programme will be:

Bach Sonata in E flat major, BWV 1031
Debussy Arabesque no. 1 in E major
Debussy Preludes Book 1, no. 8, Girl with the Flaxen Hair
Gershwin Summertime
Gershwin Someone to watch over me
Corea Children’s Songs (selection)
Rimsky-Korsakov Flight of the Bumblebee
De Falla Spanish Dance no.1 from the opera La Vida Breve, arr. Grandjany
De Falla 7 popular songs (selection)
Borne Fantaisie Brillante sur des airs de Carmen, arr. Iwan Roth and Raymond Meylan

Full details including ticket link can be found here:

Huw Wiggin and Oliver Wass | Gower Festival: Swansea | Fri 12 July | 2:30pm