However, for most concertgoers, the festival's highlight will be Saturday night, when the Mel Brown Septet
lets fly with its patented brand of hard bop.
Of the works presented this season only Cunningham's witty, eververnal Septet
, with its echoes of Balanchine's Apollo and tantalizing hints of Four Temperaments, was worthy of its performers, Baryshnikov included.
10pm, Adagio from Berg's Chamber Symphony and Richard Strauss' Metamorphosen for string septet
. Tickets: pounds 13, concs available, under-16s free, tel (01434) 652 477.
Ryan Moore's (pictured) mount was undone by the draw when fourth to Expresso Star in the Lincoln in March, but still led home the septet
racing towards the stands' side.
Leading the septet
is two-yearold Do More Business (lot 12A), who made an encouraging start to his racing career last week when a close second to Kate Skate in a valuable 5f seller at
Bees managed to keep five of the septet
who finished the 2005 season as champions .
The programme includes the Beethoven Septet
and the Dvorak E minor Piano Trio.
Tuesday's recital by the Samskara Septet
, a group of finely-honed players from the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, offered a strong package of six works all involving the redoubtable harpist Eleanor Hudson.
's latest full-length album Love Yourself: Tear is currently placed at No.
One thing's for sure, the anticipation is at an all-time high for the septet
's upcoming new music.
Magnificent Seven (which of Charlie's Lister septet
will progress the furthest?): 2 Fear Zafonic, 7-2 Bandicoot Tipoki, Ninja Jamie, 9-2 Farloe Reason, 6 Tyrur Hestor, 12 Tyrur Kenny, 16 Kryptonite.