Music at Duffield

Travelling by Tuba

Saturday 23 September 2017
Ecclesbourne School
Main Hall

80,000 miles a year and still not out of puff!

A fascinating voyage through the weird and wonderful world of the tuba. Discover instruments ancient and modern, Alpine Horns, Tibetan Dungs, African Kudus, Roman Cornu, American Sousaphone plus many moreā€¦. all will be revealed. Music from classical to jazz and the opera Carmen in four and a half minutes!! An unforgettable performance with something for everyone.

Travelling by Tuba is a unique group who performs stunning innovative programmes. As one of the busiest groups in the U.K. they undertook over 200 performances last year. This success was not only due to their virtuosic performance but also the ability as irrepressible entertainers to communicate with their audience.


Brahms: Hungarian Dance
Trade: Three Spirituals
Handel: Grave and Allegro
Mozart: Rondo
Doughty: Var. on Grandfather's Clock
Schmidt: Concerto Mvt 1
Swann: Two Moods for Tuba
Gershwin: Three Preludes
Bizet: Carmen Suite
Kern: Ol' man river
Rossini: Largo al factotum
Bax: Elegaic Trio

Venue and Tickets

This concert is in the Main Hall at the Ecclesbourne School, Duffield, Derbyshire, DE56 4GS.
The venue is suitable for the disabled and there is a free car park.
Please note that the doors will open at 7.00pm and all seats are unreserved.
Individual tickets: Adult £15, Concession £14, Student £7, available at the door and online.