Holly Mathieson – conductor
Zeb Soanes – author/narrator
James Mayhew – live illustration
Worcestershire Young Performers
Jonathan Dove Gaspard's Foxtrot world premiere
Elgar The Wand of Youth Listen
This summer, join beloved children’s character Gaspard the Fox for the musical adventure of a lifetime.
In this brand new story from author Zeb Soanes, follow Gaspard as he accidentally boards a bus to Hyde Park – what will happen to our favourite fox?
See the tale unfold with a piece specially written by renowned composer Jonathan Dove, alongside live illustration by artist James Mayhew and narration from the author himself.
And to finish, hear local music students perform Elgar’s The Wand of Youth, his charming orchestral suite imagined as ‘Music to a Child’s Play’.
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Prices & Discounts
1 hour, no interval
This performance is devised for ages 5+, but audiences of all ages are very welcome to attend
Three Choirs Festival box office: 01452 768928
Jonathan Dove’s music for Gaspard’s Foxtrot was commissioned by the Philharmonia Orchestra, Three Choirs Festival Association, Docklands Sinfonia, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic and Royal Scottish National Orchestra.