• 7th Aug 2021
  • 3:00pm
  • £20.00

about this event

We are delighted to host our second outdoor classical fundraiser with the superb Solus Trumpet Ensemble. The concert is a fundraiser to support Cranleigh Arts Centre (Reg Charity: 284186) in our mission to enrich, entertain and inspire our community. 

Please note that the concert will be help at a private residence in Ewhurst. Location: Upper House, Ewhurst Green GU6 7RS

Do bring your own blankets and deck chairs along with something tasty to nibble and fizzy to sip. Picnics are actively encouraged! 


Adults: £20 / Under 16s: Free

Solus Trumpet Ensemble

Formed by Matilda Lloyd, international trumpet soloist, the Solus Trumpet Ensemble features UK’s leading young professional trumpeters, who regularly

perform with top orchestras and chamber ensembles including the London Symphony Orchestra, Philharmonia Orchestra, Gustav Mahler Jugendorchester and European Union Youth Orchestra. Solus have performed in venues throughout the UK, including at Snape Maltings in December 2020 for their ‘Christmas at Snape Maltings series’ and at the Barnes Festival, with the Festival Chairman commenting that the audience were “fascinated by the varied programme you performed and the quality of music which you gave us.” Throughout the pandemic, Solus have met up to rehearse and put on a series of pop-up outdoor concerts throughout the Southeast. As well as performing a selection of classic works for trumpet ensemble by revered composers of brass music, such as Gabrieli, Tomasi and Brandt, the ensemble is breaking new ground with exciting new arrangements. Our in-house arranger William Foster has arranged multiple works, including Ravel’s monumental Sonatine for piano, Fauré’s Pavane and motets by Luca Maurenzio.


Matilda Lloyd

Aaron Akugbo

William Foster

Tom Griffiths

Katie Lodge


Benjamin Britten: Fanfare for St. Edmundsbury

Samuel Scheidt: Canzon Cornetto

Robert Steadman: Delta IV 

Edward Elgar arr. Ryan Linham: Salut d'Amour

Gioachino Rossini arr. Will Foster: Wiliam Tell Overture (3')

Carl Nielson arr. Will Foster: 5 Klaverstykker  Op. 3 1) Folketone 2) Humoreske 3) Arabeske 4) Mignon 5) Alfedans

Hoagy Carmichael arr. Tom Griffiths: Stardust


Albert Roussel: Fanfare pour un sacre païen

Johannes Brahms: 3 Geistliche Chöre Op. 37 1) O bone Jesu 2) Adoramus Te 3) Regina coeli laetare

Giovanni Gabrieli: Canzon II a 4

Gabriel Fauré arr. Will Foster: Pavane pour une infante defante

J.P. Sousa arr. Ryan Linham: Liberty Bell March

Willy Brandt: Country Pictures 1) In the Church 2) Under a Lime Tree 3) At the Feast

Trad arr. Jean-Francois Michel: Three Spirituals 1) O When the Saints 2) Go Down Moses 3) Joshua fit the battle of Jericho


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