Concerts & Recitals


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December 2014

galliardaFriday 12th December at 7.30 pm

The Theatre Royal, Washington Street, Workington, Cumbria CA14 3AW
A Merry Wassail – a programme of Christmas music to include Ihr Volker hort – Telemann and O had I Jubal’s lyre – Handel.
Tickets, price £11 will be available from The Carnegie Theatre & Arts Centre, Finkle Street, Workington, CA14 2BD, tel: 01900 602122

Saturday 13th December at 7.30

St James’ Church, Prebend St, Islington, N1 8PF (10 mins walk from Angel tube station)
Der Getreue Music-Meister – An evening with Telemann and friends
Miriam Nerval Recorders, Lydia Gosnell Recorders and Baroque flute, Tabea Debus Cello and Recorders, Kaisa Pulkkinen Harp, Richard Mackenzie Lute, Richard Hall Harpsichord
Please join us for a performance of solo and chamber music from the 18th Century, including music by Georg Phillipp Telemann, Johann Sebastian Bach, George Frideric Handel and Johann Joachim Quantz.
During the interval there will be mince pies and wine
Tickets £5, children free

MusicaDonumDeiSunday 14th December at 2.30pm and 6.30pm

Holme Pierrepont Hall, Radcliffe-on-Trent, Nottingham, NG12 2LD
Musica Donum Dei presents Music from Christmas Past
Played on period instruments.
Tickets, price £12.50 and £16 (front two rows, central) to include mulled wine and minces pies from Windblowers (0115) 9410543, cheque/cash only with financial support from The Friends of MDD

Sunday 14th December

Red Priest
Handel in the Wind

Windrush ConcertSunday 14th December at 3pm

St Peter’s Church, Cassington, Oxon OX29 4BN
A Festival of European Christmas Music
Windrush Ensemble viol, guitar, recorders and voices
Followed by seasonal refreshments
Retiring Collection for Aid to the Church in Need

Unitarian ChapelFriday 19th December at 7pm

Unitarian Chapel, 4 King Edward Street, Macclesfield SK10 1AB
Macclesfield Society of Recorder Players
Christmas music by candlelight
The programme combines striking new arrangements of wonderful lesser known carols across Europe by Richard Foxcroft. It also features the Pastorale from Corelli’s Christmas Concerto and amongst others seasonal pieces by Schuetz, Sweelinck and Dunstable.

Friday 19th December

The Crossing, Granary Square, Kings Cross London
Winter Sun
Minstrel trio Princes in the Tower are a mischievous minstrel trio peeping through windows and telling tall tales from Tudor palaces, singing low songs from the tavern and lurching around ships, avoiding work and falling prey to sickness, love and debt.
Micahel Tyack Voice, Lute, Cittern William Summers wind instruments, Voice Antony Elvin Percussion, Voice

Saturday 20th December at 7.30pm

Forty Hall, Forty Hill ENFIELD Enfield EN2 9HA
A Georgian Christmas
Gallery carols [with audience participation], Georgian songs, sacred arias by Handel, and sonatas by Corelli, Croft and Arne – together with one or two recent composition – recreate the atmosphere of a mid-18th.-century Christmas with a modern slant.
Elin Harries Soprano, William Summers Baroque Flute, Recorder, Diane Moore Baroque Violin, Yeo Yat-Soon Harpsichord, Lynn Selwood Baroque Cello
Organised by Loki Music
Tickets: £10; £5 students and unemployed; free for under-16s

January 2015

Wednesday 28th January

Tavistock, Devon
Piers Adams and David Wright

Saturday 31st January

Stowe School, Buckinghamshire
Red Priest

February 2015

Thursday 5th February at 7.30

Melrose Scotland
Piers Adams and David Wright

Saturday 7th February

Red Priest

Saturday 14th February at 7.30

Lumen URC, 88 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9RS
The Stanesby Players
Andrew Collis Recorders, Ibi Aziz Viola Da Gamba, Yat-Soon Yeo Harpischord
From Prussia with Love
Music by the Bach Family, Quantz, Janitsch and the Premiere of In The Mind of a Butterfly by Andy Meyers
Tickets £12.00 (£10.00 concessions) Children Free
Information: 07956 658041 andrewcollisattiscalidotcodotuk

March 2015

Wednesday 11th March at 6pm

St Edmund the King and Martyr Church, EC3V 9EA
City Music Foundation Rhyme & Reason Concert Series: Miriam Nerval
Twenty-three year old recorder player Miriam Nerval graduated with first class honours from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama (2012) and continued to post-graduate level (MMus Advanced Instrumental Study – Recorders – 2013) with Ian Wilson, Robert Ehrlich and Pamela Thorby
Price: £10, including a glass of wine.

Wednesday 25th March

Rottingdean Sussex
Red Priest
Pirates of the Baroque

April 2015

Tuesday April 28th

Stowe School, Buckinghamshire
Piers Adams
School Workshop and Concert

July 2015

Wednesday 1st July

Isle of Man
Red Priest
Handel in the Wind

Last updated December 12, 2014