This arrangement was commissioned by the London Music Fund for its 10th Anniversary concert, first performed by the Celebration Ensemble conducted by Leon Bosch on 23 February 2022 at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, UK.
*Instrumentation is flexible. All parts have both Easy and Advanced versions, apart from Descant Recorders, Bass Trombone, Tuba, Percussion, Timpani, Guitar and Double Bass.
A Celebration with orignal orchestration was commissioned by the Mayor of London’s Fund for Young Musicians for Her Majesty The Queen’s Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant, 3rd June 2012 and first performed by the Mayor’s Junior Jubilee Band comprising students of the Royal Academy of Music, the Royal College of Music, the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Trinity College of Music and scholars from the Fund for Young Musicians.
- Rachel Portman's A Celebration for the Mayor of London’s Fund for Young Musicians
- 21st February 2022
- 10th anniversary of commissioned piece A Celebration by Rachel Portman for the Mayor of London’s Fund for Young Musicians.