Francisco Coll's 'Aurum' creates musical alchemy - Francisco Coll

  • September 26, 2012
©Kevin Leighton

©Kevin Leighton

by Sonia Stevenson

 

Following a commission from the Goldsmiths Company and the City of London Festival (2012 marks its Golden Jubilee), Francisco Coll was asked to write a celebratory ‘Golden Fanfare’. The result is Aurum (gold, Latin), a 5-minute brass quintet written for the legendary brass of the London Symphony Orchestra.

 

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