Henri Tomasi's legendary Concerto for Trumpet unites opposing and rapidly changing moods, incarnated in just as many musical styles. They range from a film score to impressionism, or from exoticism to Aaron Copland’s music and on to jazz. Displaying dazzling virtuosity, the trumpet traverses these landscapes as would a solitary stroller, thoughts aflow in rapid succession.
- Alison Balsom Names Musgrave Among Top Five Trumpet Concertos of All Time
- 22nd April 2022
- Filming with Classic FM, Alison Balsom names Trumpet Concerto (2019) by Thea Musgrave as one of the five greatest trumpet concertos of all time.