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Arden Recorder Orchestra

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June 2015 | July 2015 | August 2015 | September 2015


June 2015

Saturday 27th June at 11am

St Peter’s Church, St Peter’s Gate, Nottingham NG1 2NW
Coffee concert
Wendy Hancock Baroque flute and recorder with Peter Siepmann harpsichord and SaraBAnde.
Sonata in A major, BWV 1032 for flute and obbligato harpsichord, J.S. Bach
Suite in A minor for recorder, strings and continuo, G.P. Telemann
Admission is free, with coffee and biscuits served from 10.15am

Saturday 27th June at 7 pm

St Matthew’s Church, 29 St Petersburgh Place, London W2 4LA
London Recorder Orchestra
The programme will include:
Light Cavalry Overture – F von Suppe
Sinfonia – L Boccherini
Renaissance Dances – arr D Bloodworth
Petite Suite – C Debussy
Florentiner March – J Fucik
Midsummer Meadow Suite – L Hilling
Symphonic Dances – D Schnabel
Tickets £9.00 (conc. £6.00) available at the door. Please notice that this is a new venue
More information.

SArden Recorder Orchestraaturday 27th June at 3.00 pm

St. Catherine’s Academy, Bolton, BL2 4HU
Arden Recorder Orchestra and Pupils from Schools across Bolton, conductor: Caroline Jones
Soloist, Charlotte Barbour-Condini
In association with Making Music “Adopt a Composer” recorded by BBC Radio 3.
Devaney: [as if on a pivot], first performance.
Vivaldi, Schnabel, Satizabal and Rose.
Tickets £3 accompanied children free. Please buy tickets in advance from Bolton Music Service 01204 333 533
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Sunday 28th June at 3pm

Yardley Hastings Church, Northants NN7 1EH
Peregrine Recorder Orchestra conductor Ian Farquhar
Information from Ian Farquhar 01767 627665

TVROSunday 28th June at 3.30pm

The Salisbury Hall, Newbold College, St. Mark’s Road, Binfield, nr Bracknell RG42 4AN
Thames Valley Recorder Orchestra conducted by Helen Hooker
Music for a Sunday Afternoon
Music from the 13th century right up to the present day, including music by Bach, Teschner and Alan Bullard. and a new suite written for TVRO by Steve Marshall, where the orchestra is joined by Steve on the mighty tubax – possibly the lowest musical sounds you have ever heard!
Tickets £7, including afternoon tea, available on the door or in advance by calling Anne Helmore 0118 934 1793
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July 2015

Wednesday 1st July

Isle of Man
Red Priest
Handel in the Wind

HRSSaturday 4th July at 7.30

St James Road Methodist Church, Shirley, Southampton SO15 5HE
Hampshire Recorder Sinfonia conducted by Christopher Burgess
Vive La France! A French Collection from C15 – C21
Mouton, le Jeune (quintet), de Lassus, Offenbach, Bizet, Debussy – Helen Hooker solo, Saint Saëns, Fouque (quartet)
Tickets on the door £7 Students £3.50
Information: Poster 01329 834297 hrsathantswebdothantsdotgovdotuk

okuda150704Saturday 4th July at 6pm

St Clement’s Church, Leigh-on-Sea, Leigh Hill, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex SS9 1AR
Recorder & Harpsichord Recital
J.S.Bach and his contemporaries
Naomi Okuda recorder and Pawel Siwczak harpsichord
Admission: £8, Concession £4 children 10 years and under
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Contact & Booking: 07884 148148 saintclementsleighatoutlookdotcom

Wednesday 8 July at 1.15 pm

Guild Church of St Dunstan-in-the-West, 186a Fleet Street, London, EC4 2HR
Baroque Sonatas and Variations – A Recital
Stefan Pilczek
recorder and Chris Mear harpsichord
Arcangelo Corelli, Georg Friedrich Handel, Francesco Mancini, Jacob van Eyck and Anon from ‘The Division Flute’
Admission free

CollisSaturday 11th July at 1.15

The Lord Mayors Chapel, College Green, Bristol BS1 5TB
Music for Recorder and Harp
Bach, Dowland, Piazzolla, Ravel
Andrew Collis Recorders and Robin Ward Harp
Retiring Collection
Information: Poster 0117 929 4350 www.robin-ward.com

Saturday 11th July at 7.30

Holy Trinity Church, Trinity Road, Stroud, Gloucester GL5 2HX
Music for Recorder and Harp
Bach, Dowland, Piazzolla, Ravel
Andrew Collis Recorders and Robin Ward Harp
Tickets: Adults £10/U14’s £2 – Includes Refreshment
Information: Poster 07794 162 108 www.robin-ward.com

SWindrus posterunday 12th July at 3.30

St Peter’s Church, Cassington, Oxon OX29 4BN
Windrush Ensemble
Music for a Summer’s Afternoon
Followed by light refreshments
Admission free, retiring collection for Nepal Earthquake Appeal
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HRSSunday 12th July at 3.30

The Priory Church of St Mary and St Blaise, Boxgrove, West Sussex PO18 0ED
Hampshire Recorder Sinfonia conducted by Christopher Burgess
Vive La France! A French Collection from C15 – C21
Mouton, le Jeune (quintet), de Lassus, Offenbach, Bizet, Debussy – Helen Hooker solo, Saint Saëns, Fouque (quartet)
Tickets on the door £7 Students £3.50
Information: Poster 01329 834297 hrsathantswebdothantsdotgovdotuk

okuda15Tuesday 14th July at 6.30pm

The Church of St Edmund the King, Lombard Street, London EC3V 9EA
18th century French baroque music​ Plaisir des dieux​
Naomi Okuda recorder and Katarzyna Kowalik​ harpsichord
Poster
Admission: £12 including drinks after the concert
Tickets at the door or advance reservation and enquiries: lgsm703atgmaildotcom 07772 436 662

CollisFriday 17th July at 7pm

The Blue Orange Theatre, Gt. Hampton Street. B18 6AD
Medieval to Modern
Andrew Collis Recorder and Robin Ward Harp
Tickets £10/£2 Under 14s Box Office 0121 212 2643
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Manchester Recorder OrchestraSaturday 18th July at 7.30pm

Trinity Church, Hardwick Mount, Buxton SK17 6PR
Summer Concert
by the Manchester Recorder Orchestra Family Friendly
A mixed programme from this entertaining large recorder group. This year includes the well-known Fingal’s Cave, a Dowland tango(!) and a modern jazzy concerto featuring local soloist Martin Bisknell, plus other enjoyable items.
Tickets £8 (Child Free, Conc £7), Ages 8+ on the door

Tuesday 21st July at 1.05pm

All Saints, Gainsborough, Church St, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire DN21 2JR
Wendy Hancock Baroque flute and recorder with Michael Overbury Harpsichord
Programme to include J.S. Bach’s Sonata in A major for flute and obbligato harpsichord, Hoteterre’s Troisième suite in D major from the Deuxième Livre (published 1715), Blavet’s Sonata in G minor for the Troisième Livre (1740), both for flute and continuo, and Handel’s Sonata in F for treble recorder and continuo.
Retiring collection in aid of the church organ fund.
Refreshments will be available both before and after the concert

Friday 24th July at 7pm

Fenton House, Hampstead, London
The Saltarello Ensemble
Heidi Fardell Recorders, Alison Kinder Viola da Gamba, Claire Williams Harpsichord
A Meeting of Minds , 3 Baroque Giants
Music by Telemann, Bach and Handel
Ttickets https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/fenton-house/

SPhoenix posteraturday 25th July at 7.30

Christ Church Cheltenham, Malvern Road, Cheltenham GL50 2NN
Phoenix Recorder Orchestra conducted by Pam Smith with Alison Wray soprano
Composers Past to Present
Josquin, Lawes, Susato, Dowland, Glen Shannon, Rosemary Robinson, Ann and Steve Marshall, Andrew Melville
Tickets: £8 in advance or pay on the door
Information and tickets: Jay Mathews 01367 860869 jaymathews124atmacdotcom
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August 2015

Phoenix OrchestraSaturday August 22nd at 7.30

Slimbridge Wetlands Centre, New Grounds Lane, Slimbridge, GL2 7BT
The Water’s Edge Concert
Phoenix Recorder Orchestra conducted by Pam Smith with soloist Helen Hooker
Tickets £8 in advance from Jay Mathews 01367 860869 jaymathews124atmacdotcom
Ticket holders are welcome to a private viewing of the centre after 3.30pm. Bring a picnic
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September 2015

Saturday 5 September at 7.30

Parish Rooms, Highnam Community Centre, Newent Road, Highnam, Glos, GL2 8DG.
Helen Hooker and Forest Recorders
Helen will be accompanied by Rosemary Robinson on the spinet, and will be joined for parts of the evening by the recorder sextet Forest Recorders. On the programme will be Lassus, Handel and Bach, as well as arrangements of folk tunes from around Europe and some jazz. As if that were not enough, there will also be a fun telling of a version of Cinderella.
Tickets: £10, either on the door, or from Ann Marshall (01452 831654, annatsteveandanndotfsworlddotcodotuk) or online from the website below
Website
Flyer

Last updated July 1, 2015