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Lunchtime Concert – Tooti Flooti
4 May @ 12:00 - 14:00£6 – £10
Welcome to this, the first of three lunchtime concerts here at the Victoria Hall, this concert is supported by the Friends of the Victoria Hall and held in support of the running costs of this magnificent heritage.
This first concert features “Tooti Flooti”, a flute ensemble comprising of members of the Bolton Symphony Orchestra and others.
Formed in 1992, Tooti Flooti is one of the leading flute groups of its type in Britain. They consist of players from the North West of England including members of the Bolton Symphony Orchestra flute section. The group includes the full range of flutes from piccolo to bass and they are regularly joined in their concerts by percussion and a string bass. The have played throughout the country and have regularly performed at several music festivals including Buxton and Chester. In June 2006 and 2011 they played at an International Music Festival at Belfort, France and have also performed at the British Flute Society International Convention at the Royal Northern College of Music.
Their repertoire ranges from jazz to arrangements of the famous classics. The have produced several CDs including, `Fluticious` and `Travelling light`.
Members of “Tooti Flooti”:
|David Bailey||Bass Flute|
|David Greenhalgh||Alto Flute / Flute / Piccolo|
|Catherine Preston||Alto Flute / Flute|
|Jenny Hughes||Double Bass|
Full details of the concert to follow, but will include “Portland Postcards” (Greenhalgh) and “Georgian Miniatures” (Tomlinson) – watch this space!!.
As last year, lunch and cake will be available from 12:00 Noon, the concert itself to start at 1:00 pm and will last about an hour.
Tickets are available, priced as follows:
£6.00 if you do not wish to have lunch prior to the concert, or £10.00 including lunch if you wish to have lunch in the Walker Suite prior to the start of the concert. Tickets are available at the Box Office, open Tuesdays and Thursdays 10:00am to 2:00pm; Saturdays 10:00am to 12:00Noon Also available by telephone: 01204 522569 or online by clicking on the TicketSource logo below.
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