Flourish for Orchestra


Programme Note

This work was commissioned by the University of London to celebrate its 150th anniversary. It was first performed in 1978 at a special concert at Goldsmiths College, University of London, given by the Orchestra of the National Centre for Orchestral Studies, conducted by Sir Edward Downes.

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Work Details

  • Date of Composition: 1978
  • Publisher: Novello
  • Genre:
  • Duration: 2
  • Instrumentation: 2+pic2+ca.3(bcl)3(cbn)/4331/timp.perc/hp/str
  • Commission Information:
    150th Anniversary of London University

First Performance

  • Date: 1978
  • Venue: Great Hall, Goldsmiths College, London
  • Performers:
    Orchestra of the National Centre for Orchestral Studies Sir Edward Downes (conductor)