Monday, 17 October 2011

Concert Run-Down for the End of October

Sonatas Spirited and Serene
Glenorchy United Reformed Church Exmouth
Wednesday 19 October 12.30pm
Beethoven, Bach and Boccherini
'Cello: Hilary Boxer
Piano: Susan Steele
(a 'Tasty Music' production)
Admission Free, retiring collection
(BTW the information given on the 'Journey'
 on Tue 20 Sept was wrong.
Mary O'Shea is not singing at this concert.
She will be at Glenorchy on Wed 9 Nov.
See details below)

Opera Through the Ages
St Mary Arches Church
Wednesday 19 October 7.30pm
Baritone: Alex Poulton
Soprano: Wing Wing Lam
Tickets: £10 (includes wine and refreshments)
01392 851207
proceeds in aid of the St Stephen's Project
Future Concerts:
Schubert's 'Winterreise' Wed 23 Nov
Exeter Chamber Choir Tue 20 Dec

Exeter Philharmonic Choir
Mint Methodist Church Exeter
Wednesday 19 October 7.30pm
Handel's MessiahConductor: Andrew Daldorph
Organist: David Davies
Tickets: £10 (student £8)
EPC Tickets: 01392 499211
Phoenix: 01392 667080 

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Exeter University Great Hall
Thursday 20 October 7.30pm
Conductor: Michal Sworzynski
Piano Soloist: Boris Giltburg
'Romantic Power'
Tchaikovsky: Polonaise from Eugene Onegin
Chopin: Piano Concerto No 1
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No 6 "Pathetique"
Tickets: £11.50 - £35
Phoenix Box Office: 01392 667080

Two Moors Festival Concert
Exeter Cathedral Thursday 20 October 7.30pm
Orchestra of the Swan
Condutor: David Curtis
'Cello: Julian Lloyd Weber
Introduction and Allegro for Strings
'Cello Concerto
Enigma Variations
Tickets: £10-23
Box Office: 01643 831006

Newton Abbot and District Society of Arts (nadsa)
Courtenay Centre Newton Abbot
Friday 21 October 7.30pm
Viola: Sarah-Jane Bradley (Honeymead Quartet - q.v.)
Piano: Christian Wilson
Edgar Bainton: Sonata for Viola and Piano
Theodore Holland: Suite in D for Viola and Piano
Granville Bantock: Viola Sonata in F major
Frederick Delius: Caprice and Elegy
Edward Elgar: Chanson de Matin
Tickets: £14 (students under 21 £2)
from Opus Classical (Exeter Guildhall) 01392 496196

Endelion String Quartet
St Peter's Church Budleigh Salterton
Saturday 22 October 7.30pm
Violin: Andrew Watkinson, Ralph de Souza
Viola: Garfield Jackson
'Cello: David Waterman
Josef Haydn Opus 20 No 5 in F minor (1772)
Ludwig van Beethoven String Quartet No 14 in C# minor Op 131 (1826)
Michael Tippett String Quartet No 2 in F# major (1942)
Tickets: £15

The Last Night of the Proms
The Methodist Church, Sidwell Street, Exeter
Saturday 22 October 7.30pm
Mezzo Soprano: Jacqueline Palmer
Organ & Piano: Wensleigh Palmer (q.v.)
Admission: £5 
In aid of Devon Air Ambulance
& the Church Music Fund

Opera Gala
(a repeat of the concert at Poltimore on Fri 8 July)
St Margaret's Church Topsham
Saturday 22 October 7.30pm
Piano: Joyce Clarke
Soprano: Janet McDonald
Mezzo Soprano: Anneke Freeland
Tenor: Chris Hunt
Bass: Julian Rippon
Tickets: information to come
(Soprano Mary O'Shea is not able to appear
at this performance. She will sing at Glenorchy
on Wed 9 Nov - see details below)

Honiton Festival
St Paul's Church Honiton
Friday 28 October 1pm
Piano: Sam Armstrong
Schubert: Sonata in A D664
Debussy: Two Etudes
Brahms: Klavierstucke Op 116
Tickets: £9
(lunch on sale from 12.00)
Next Concerts:
Oboe: James Turnbull, Piano: Craig White - Fri 25 Nov
Violin: Yuka Ishizuka, Piano: Nadav Hertzka - Fri 17 Feb

Hannahs at Seale Hayne
Big Red, Seale Hayne College, Newton Abbot
Wednesday 26 October 7pm
Leo Records International Tour
- The Joy of Making Music -
Saxophone: Alexy Kruglov (Russia)
Guitar: Jaak Sooaar (Estonia)
'Light and Shade'
Voice: Katja Kruz (Austria)
Piano: Carolyn Hume (UK)
Tickets: £10 (early bird £8)
01626 325800

Reading Phoenix Choir
St Peter's Church Tiverton
Saturday 29 October 7.30pm
Sacred and Secular Choral Music
from 1500 to the present day
Special Guests:
Organist: Christopher Enston
Widor: Toccata in F major
Pipe and Tabor: Didier Garcon
Traditional Music from Provence
Tickets: £10 (advance booking recommended)
contact Sue North 01884 253494

Sidmouth Music
Manor Pavilion Theatre Sidmouth
Saturday 29 October 7.30pm
Emperor String Quartet
Violin: Martin Burgess & Clare Hayes
Viola: Fiona Bonds
'Cello: William Schofield
Purcell ed Britten: Chacony (1948/63)
Britten: String Quartet No 2 in C Op 36 (1945)
Schubert: String Quartet No 15 D887 (1826)
Tickets: £12.50 (student standby £2)
Opus Classical (Exeter Guildhall) 01392 496196

Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Dartington Great Hall Sunday 30 October 3pm
Elgar: Serenade
Finzi: Romance
Mozart: Symphony No 17 in G
Musgrave: Aurora
Mozart: Symphony No 29 in A
Tickets: £18 (student £5)
01803 847070

The Beacon Piano Trio
The Old Music Room, Queen's College, Taunton
Sunday 30 October 3pm
Piano: Joyce Clarke
Violin: Anna Cockroft
'Cello: Ruth Lass
(in association with Taunton Association of Performing Arts)
Handel, Mozart, Rachmaninov
Tickets: £12 (student £5)
Box Office: 01823 336344

Music in the Art Room
Topsham Art Room
Sunday 30 October 6.30pm
Sulis Wind Trio
Oboe: Peter Rees
Clarinet: Wayne Wilkins
Bassoon: Jean Crook
Mozart, Smetana, Dvorak
Victor Herbert, James Hook
Tickets £10 (including wine/refreshments)
- advance bookingessential

Chris Gradwell and Friends
Cellar Bar, Kennaway House, Sidmouth
Sunday 30 October 6.45 for 7.30pm
'Le Jazz' with Poetry and Sketches
Sax & Clarinet: Chris Gradwell
Keyboard: Andrew Daldorph
Double Bass: Mike Thorne
James Pellow,Wally Cotgrave, Barbara Farquharson, Kairen Hooker,
Frances Lee, Rowland Molony, Trudi Morgan, John Torrance
Tickets: £10  Reservations: Glyn Holford  07583 796855

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