Youtube links Concerts March 1st 2018

Jean Kelly – Harp (Photo with Padraig Pearse Harp)

Performing Debussy ‘Danses Sacré et Profane’  at the Boyne Music Festival

 

Breathe Arts Health Research (Jean Kelly excerpt)

 

Society of Strange and Ancient Instruments

fascinating project on the science experiments of Francis Bacon. Jean Kelly on medieval harp.

http://www.strangeandancientinstruments.com/

 

Joni Mitchell’s ‘River’

cover version with Alison Arnopp (vocals)

 

Sad Songs – Ranagri

Jean Kelly on Electric Harp

 

Handel Harp Concerto in B flat

performed by Jean Kelly on the audio CD

Performed as a solo piece

 

Performed by a 6-year Russian prodigy (1993)

 

Turlough O’Carolan

 

The Chieftains O’Carolan Medley

 

Sí Beag, sí mór

performed by Planxty

 

O’Carolan’s Farewell to Music

performed by Martin Hayes & Denis Cahill

 

Mozart  – Flute and Harp Concerto

 

1st Movt. Allegro – with images

 

2nd Movt. Andante

performed by the famous French harpist (and pupil of Adolphe Hasselmans) Lily Laskine, with Jean-Pierre Rampal.

 

3rd Movt. Rondo

orchestra video

 

 

Jean Kelly & Fiona Kelly

rehearsing the Carl Reinecke cadenza for the first movement

 

Sull’ aria clip from The Shawshank Redemption

 

 

Hasselmans

 

Reverie

 

Chanson de Mai

 

Saint-Saens

The Swan from The Carnival of the Animals

 

’cello and harp performance

 

‘The Dying Swan’ ballet performance

 

Rimsky Korsakov

 

Evgeny Kissin

Flight of the Bumble Bee

 

Flight of the Bumble Bee

’cello Duet

 

Flight of the Bumble Bee

Orchestra

 

Dance of the Tumblers from The Snow Maiden

Listen to the recording:

 

See the orchestra play:

 

arrangement for Concert Band

 

Tchaikovsky

Waltz of the Flowers from The Nutcracker Ballet

 

Details of Tchaikovsky’s life and compositions included in the video

 

1812 Overture

illustrated with images

 

Piano Concerto No. 1 in Bflat minor

soloist Lang Lang