Past concert programmes

15th December, 2018
Sound the Trumpet (Duet) – Purcell
Ombra mai Fu – Handel
Amour Viens Aider - Saint -Saens
L'amour est un oiseau rebelle -Bizet
Jane Larsen, Jean-Pierre Brzechwa, Joe Ward
 
Variation no. 18 from Rapsodie on a Theme of Paganini S.
Rachmaninoff (adapted for piano solo by Hermene W.Eichhorn)
Nocturne in: Eb major, opus 9, no. 2, Andante F. Chopin
Nocturne in B major opus 32, no. 1, Andante Sostenuto F. Chopin
Etude in C# minor opus 10 no. 4 ”Torrent” F. Chopin
Rosemary Kemp (piano)
 
Gounod: Juliette waltz
Bernstein: Candide: Glitter and be gay
Jeanine Tesori: Girl in 14G
Zhanna Kemp and Valeria Guidotti
 
C.M. von Weber: Trio for Flute, Cello and Piano Op.63
Allegro Moderato, Scherzo, Shepherd’s Lament, Finale
Beatrice Sales, Rosemary Cole, Nick Cooper
 
Including buffet with wine and soft drinks

17th November, 2018
Bach: Prelude and Fugue no.6 from Book 2 Well Tempered Clavier. BWV 875/1 and 2.
Penny Mathews
 
Folk Dances: The Porthole of the Kelp (Irish traditional) and The Abbots Bromley Horn Dance (English traditional)
Stuart Deeks (violin), Polina Loubnina (flute), Zhanna Kemp (piano)
 
John Loeillet of London: Trio Sonata in D minor Op.2 No.4
Zhanna Kemp, Polina Loubnina (flute), Anna Huber (violin)
 
D Scarlatti: Sonatas
D major Longo 164 Allegretto
E flat Longo 203 Andante Cantabile
A minor Longo 241 Allegro
D major Longo 461 Presto
E major Longo 23 Andante Commodo
Rosemary Kemp (piano)
 
Bach: Concerto in D minor BWV 1043 (Largo)
Stuart Deeks (violin), Polina Loubnina (flute), Zhanna Kemp (piano)
 
Chopin: Nocturnes
E minor Op 72 No.1
C minor Op 48 No.1
F minor Op 55 No.1
John Bruzon (piano)
 

13th October, 2018
Russian Folk Songs
Rachmaninov: I fell in love to my sorrow
Shishkin: Bright is the night
Daria Robertson & Zhanna Kemp
 
Debussy: Danseuses de Delphe; Reverie; La Cathedrale Engloutie; Arabesque no. 2
Joe Ward (piano)
 
Malcolm Arnold: Beauty Walks the Woods at Night
Spohr: Sei still mein Herz; Wiegenlied; Das heimliche Lied
Arnold Cooke:The Echoing Green (from Blake Songs of Innocence Experience)
Arthur Bliss: The Ragwort; The Dandelion
Terence Greaves: A Garden of Weeds: Buttercup, Poppy,Thistle, Belladonna, Nettle
Mozart: Don Giovanni: In quali' eccessi, o numi, Mi tradi quel' anima ingrata
Sue Mileham, Nicola Grunberg, Jane Plessner
 

22nd September, 2018
Chopin: Polish songs
Jean-Pierre Brzechwa, Joe Ward
 
Chaminade: Flute Concertino
Karen Rash and Nicola Grunberg
 
Mozart: Le Nozze di Figaro Non so piu, cosa son; Voi, che sapete
Gounod: Faust
Siebel:Romance
Verdi:Un Ballo in Maschera:Volta la terrea; Saper vorreste
Sue Mileham and Nicola Grunberg
 
JS Bach arr Myra Hess: Adagio Organ Toccata No 1
F Liszt: Valle d’Obermann
John Bruzon (piano)
 

16th June, 2018
Songs by Rachmaninov and Schubert
Valeria Guidotti (soprano), Zhanna Kemp (piano)
 
Brahms: 2 Songs with Viola Op 91
Bridge: 3 Songs with Viola
Angela Goodall (mezzo-soprano), Beatrice Sales (viola), Joe Ward (piano)
 
Works by Rubinstein, Rachmaninov, Shostakovitch and Petrov
Polina Loubnina (flute), Zhanna Kemp (piano)
 
J S Bach: Preludes and Fugues in E major from 'The Well Tempered Clavier'
Hugh O'Neal (piano)
 
Russian classical and folk songs
Daria Robertson (soprano), Zhanna Kemp (piano)
 
Last concert of the Season: Wine and soft drinks in the interval

28th April, 2018
Telemann: Fantasia No 1
Debussy: Syrinx
Karen Rash (solo flute)
 
Songs by Handel and Purcell
Pamela Cross (mezzo-soprano), Muriel Hart
 
Liszt: Three Petrarch Sonnets
John Bruzon (piano)
 
Zilah Castle: The Blackbird's song
John Corigliano: Three Irish Folksong Settings
Sue Mileham (soprano), Karen Rash (flute)
 
Followed by the AGM

24th March, 2018
Chopin: Polonnaise Fantasie
Jonathan Zoob
 
Pergolesi: Stabat Mater (extracts)
Jean-Pierre Brzechwa, Timi Mohai
 
Bellini Songs: La farfaletta; Vanne, o rosa
Georgie Zeitlyn, Joe Ward
 
Clarinet and Piano items
Evelyn Harrison, Rosemary Kemp
 

24th February, 2018
Student Concert
Taking part:
Jodi Lee, James Carbis, Alex Nisbett, Alex Pert (piano)
Elizabeth Wilmot, Jemima Byrne, Mei-Ying Chow (soprano)
Molly O'Flynn (violin); Natasha O'Flynn (viola)
Gabriella Kaye (clarinet); Finn Hoytt (alto saxophone)
 
Four songs: Mozart; Humperdinck; Rodgers; Donald Swann
Jemima Byrne
 
Three songs: Brahms; Menotti; Kurt Weill
Elizabeth Wilmot
 
Some recordings (above) are available with permission

27th January, 2018
Bruch: Kol Nidrei
Faure: Elegie
Racheol Sierra (cello), Hugh O'Neal (piano)
 
Songs by Chabrier, Faure and Hahn
Tim Wilcox and Peter Williams
 
Bach: 2nd Partita C minor BWV 826
Rosemary Kemp (piano)
 
Massenet: Meditation from Thais
Sarasate: Zigeunerweisen Op 20
Sophia Bartlette - violin, Joe Ward - piano
 

16th December, 2017
Berlioz: Le spectre de la rose; plus other rose-themed songs
Angela Goodall (mezzo-soprano), Joe Ward (piano)
 
Rachmaninov: Preludes
Ravel: Pavane pour une enfant defunte
Rosemary Kemp (piano)
 
Dvorak: Rusalka's song to the moon
Saint-Saens: Samson and Delilah
Catalini: Le Wally (Ebben? N'andro lontana)
Margot Miller (soprano), Rosemary Kemp (piano)
 
Songs by Quilter, Purcell, Handel, Cavalli and Dowland
Bob Ahern (tenor), Kevin Allen (piano)
 
BUFFET WITH WINE AND SOFT DRINKS