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Format: 2014-07-26
Format: 2014-07-26
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    Tue, 2014-08-05 19:30
    Peter Gould - organ recital
    Peter Gould
    Leicester Cathedral Leicester LE1 5PZ
    United Kingdom

    Peter Gould, Master of the Music in Derby Cathedral, gives the fifth recital in this year's summer series.

    Fantasia and Fugue on the theme B-A-C-H
    Franz Liszt (1811-1886)
    Vivace from Sonata for Organ No 6 in G major
    Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
    A Trumpet Minuet
    Alfred Hollins (1865-1942)
    Psalm Prelude Set 2, No 2
    Herbert Howells (1892-1983)
    Tuba Tune
    Norman Cocker (1880-1953)
    Chorale Prelude on 'Contemplation'
    Paul Edwards (1955-)
    Toccata on 'Aberystwyth'
    David Bednall ()
    Tu es Petrus
    Henri Mulet (1878-1967)
    Minuet from Suite Gothique
    Léon Boëllmann (1862-1897)
    £7.50, students with NUS Card £5, accompanied children (16 and under) free
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    Wed, 2014-07-30 19:45
    Derby Cathedral Summer Organ Recitals
    Ben Bloor, Christopher Johns, Peter Gould, Sachin Gunga, Tom Corfield
    Derby Cathedral Derby DE1 3DY
    United Kingdom
    Variations on an Easter Theme 'O Filii et Filiae'
    John Rutter (1945-)
    Interlude from Five Diversions for Organ
    Jack Hawes (1916-2004)
    Fugue from Prelude and Fugue in E flat major, 'St Anne'
    Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
    Scherzo in A flat
    Sir Edward Bairstow (1874-1946)
    Sonata No 1 in D minor for 2 players
    Gustav Merkel (1827-1885)
    Cantilène from Symphony No 3 in F sharp minor
    Louis Vierne (1870-1937)
    Prologue from West Side Story
    Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990)
    The Simpsons
    Danny Elfman ()
    Suite Gothique
    Léon Boëllmann (1862-1897)
    £7 - on the door only; season ticket (8 recitals, 2 July-20 August): £45 Available from 01332 202231 (for season ticket only) .
  • Sat, 2014-08-02 19:30
    Vivaldi's Four Seasons by candlelight | Trafalgar Sinfonia
    Ivor Setterfield, Mia Cooper, Trafalgar Sinfonia
    St Martin-in-the-Fields London WC2N 4JJ
    United Kingdom
    Concerto No 6 in G minor, 'La Stravaganza'
    Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741)
    Air from Concerto Grosso No 10 in D minor
    George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
    Concerto Grosso No 12 in D minor, 'La Folia', after Corelli Op 5
    Francesco Geminiani (1687-1762)
    Concerto for Strings in G, 'Alla Rustica'
    Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741)
    Concerto for Violin and Strings in E major
    Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
    Le Quattro Stagioni, 'The Four Seasons'
    Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741)
    £28, £24, £20, £15, £9 Available from 02077661100 Monday to Saturday: 9am to 5pm.
  • Sat, 2014-07-26 19:30
    Summer Light Music Concert
    Harry Maughan, Judith Watts, Richard Watts, Valerie Ashworth-Pirillo, Vincent Pirillo
    St Barnabas Church Linslade, Leighton Buzzard LU7 2NR
    United Kingdom

    Enjoy a summer concert of light music for voice, organ and piano.

    Works will include the Dambusters March by Eric Coates, duets from the Merry Widow, comedy songs and will finish with a rousing singalong accompanied by the mighty organ at St Barnabas.

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    Wed, 2014-07-30 13:10
    Free lunchtime concert by Tacoma Youth Chorus
    Kyle Haugen, Tacoma Youth Chorus
    St Andrew's Church, Holborn London EC4A 3AB
    United Kingdom

    This outstanding American choir from Washington State performs a varied programme of Schubert, Bach and Mendelssohn along with works by contemporary American composers. Tacoma Youth Chorus is a mixed choir comprising singers aged 15-20. Directed by Kyle Haugen, this concert forms part of their international tour across England, Northern Ireland and Ireland. As well as regular performances in the USA from Seattle to Olympia, the choir tours internationally every three years. The choir has performed in the UK, France, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic. Acclaimed both nationally and internationally, Tacoma Youth Chorus is described as “one of the jewels of our city”.

    If ye love me
    Thomas Tallis (1505-1585)
    Lift thine Eyes from Elijah
    Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
    Deep Peace
    Brian Tate ()
    I want to be ready
    Moses Hogan (1957-2003)
    In monte oliveti
    Giovanni Battista Martini (1706-1784)
    Jubilate Deo
    Judith Herrington (1949-)
    Tread softly
    Judith Herrington (1949-)
    No Tickets required.
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    Tue, 2014-07-29 19:45
    Free concert by Tacoma Youth Chorus
    Kyle Haugen, Tacoma Youth Chorus
    St Peter's Methodist Church Canterbury CT1 2BE
    United Kingdom

    This outstanding American choir from Washington State performs a varied programme of Schubert, Bach and Mendelssohn along with works by contemporary American composers. Tacoma Youth Chorus is a mixed choir comprising singers aged 15-20. Directed by Kyle Haugen, this concert forms part of their international tour across England, Northern Ireland and Ireland. As well as regular performances in the USA from Seattle to Olympia, the choir tours internationally every three years. The choir has performed in the UK, France, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic. Acclaimed both nationally and internationally, Tacoma Youth Chorus is described as “one of the jewels of our city”.

    If ye love me
    Thomas Tallis (1505-1585)
    Lift thine Eyes from Elijah
    Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
    Deep Peace
    Brian Tate ()
    I want to be ready
    Moses Hogan (1957-2003)
    In monte oliveti
    Giovanni Battista Martini (1706-1784)
    Jubilate Deo
    Judith Herrington (1949-)
    Tread softly
    Judith Herrington (1949-)
    No Tickets required.
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    Tue, 2014-07-29 12:00
    Free lunchtime concert by Tacoma Youth Chorus
    Kyle Haugen, Tacoma Youth Chorus
    Canterbury Cathedral Canterbury CT1 2EE
    United Kingdom

    This outstanding American choir from Washington State performs a varied programme of Schubert, Bach and Mendelssohn along with works by contemporary American composers. Tacoma Youth Chorus is a mixed choir comprising singers aged 15-20. Directed by Kyle Haugen, this concert forms part of their international tour across England, Northern Ireland and Ireland. As well as regular performances in the USA from Seattle to Olympia, the choir tours internationally every three years. The choir has performed in the UK, France, Austria, Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic. Acclaimed both nationally and internationally, Tacoma Youth Chorus is described as “one of the jewels of our city”.

    If ye love me
    Thomas Tallis (1505-1585)
    Lift thine Eyes from Elijah
    Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
    Deep Peace
    Brian Tate ()
    I want to be ready
    Moses Hogan (1957-2003)
    In monte oliveti
    Giovanni Battista Martini (1706-1784)
    Jubilate Deo
    Judith Herrington (1949-)
    Tread softly
    Judith Herrington (1949-)
    No Tickets required.
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    Wed, 2014-07-30 13:10
    Lunchtime organ recital
    John Rippin
    Parish Church of St Peter and St Paul Chingford E4 7EN
    United Kingdom
    Gaudeamus
    Sidney Campbell (1909-1974)
    Voluntary in C
    George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
    Fantasia and Fugue in C minor
    Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
    Nocturne
    Alexander Borodin (1833-1887)
    Intrada from Six Bagatelles
    Hermann Schröder (1904-1984)
    Pastorale
    William Lloyd Webber (1914-1982)
    Toccata in B flat minor from Pièces de fantaisie - Suite No 2
    Louis Vierne (1870-1937)
    No Tickets required.
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    Sat, 2014-08-02 18:00
    Opera arias concert with Tülay Uyar - soloist of Istanbul State Opera Theatre
    Burak Gülşen, Haruhi Hata, Tülay Uyar
    Embassy of Bosnia and Herzegovina London W8 5JJ
    United Kingdom

    MCS Young Artists Fund would like to express solidarity with the people of Bosnia-Herzegovina for the loss and devastation caused by this worst ever floods that have hit their country in recorded history leading to losses of lives and their homes..
    We aim to cover the cost of the organisation of this event from the sales of food and beverages in order to be able to donate as much as possible from the proceeds of the tickets.

    Tülay Uya (soprano)

    Tülay Uyar is one of the stars of Istanbul State Opera and Ballet who is very much in demand.
    In 2013-2014 season alone she will appear in more than 5 performances of L.V. Beethoven/ 9th Symphony and Pergolesi Stabat Mater with both State Opera Theatre Orchestra of Istanbul and Izmir, among others: Italian arias concert with Eskisehir and Bursa State Orchestra, G.Mahler/ 4th Symphony with Bursa State Orchestra and Cukurova State Orchestra under the baton of Antonio Pirolli, Naci Özgüç and Stefano Mazzolini, not to mention her busy opera appearances in Istanbul & Mersin State Opera.

    As a recitalist she has performed in more than 35 countries in prestigious halls such as Wiener Konzerthaus (Vienna), Teatro Colon (Buenos Aires), Moscow Philharmony Maly Sal (Moscow) and many others. She has recorded for Naxos label.

    Ms Uyar is nationally known in her native country as the singer for all the Walt Disney films in Turkey, adored by Turkish children.

    Haruhi Hata (piano)

    After attending the Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music (Geidai) Ms Haruhi Hata furthered her education under Yvonne Lefebure in Paris, and Nikita Magaloff in Switzerland.
    Since winning first prize in the Claude Debussy International Piano Competition, (Saint-Germain-en-Laye / France), she has been active in the concert scene, her recitals of Books 1 and 2 of Bach 's Well Tempered Clavier, as well as all 6 Partitas, have drawn attention to her as a Bach specialist.

    As a pedagogue, Mme Hata has frequently being invited as a jury in international competition in Italy, France, Russia,and produced winners and finalists at Long-Thibaud Competition and other concourse. Since 2006 she has held master courses at the Conservatorio Statale "Giuseppe Verdi h di Torino and in Paris joined by Prof. Henri Barda and Prof.Anne Queffe'lec.

    She has released CDs: JS Bach / The Well-tempered Clavier and Haruhi Hata Recital / Variations from Japanese songs, making her a versatile performer with a repertoire ranging from Bach to contemporary music, and very much immersed in chamber music and accompaniment.

    Non disperar, chi sa? from Giulio Cesare
    George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
    Da tempeste from Giulio Cesare
    George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
    Das Wohltemperierte Klavier, 'The Well-Tempered Clavier', Book 2
    Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
    Prelude and Fugue No 35 in F, from 'The Well-Tempered Clavier'
    Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
    Prelude and Fugue No 44 in A minor, from 'The Well-Tempered Clavier'
    Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
    Prelude and Fugue No 47 in B, from 'The Well-Tempered Clavier'
    Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
    Deh vieni, non tardar from Le Nozze di Figaro, 'The Marriage of Figaro'
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
    Una donna quindici anni from Così fan tutte
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
    3 Mazurkas
    Fryderyk Chopin (1810-1849)
    3 Nocturnes
    Fryderyk Chopin (1810-1849)
    Gianni Schicchi
    Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924)
    Deux Arabesques for piano
    Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
    O Dieu! Que de bijoux! from Faust
    Charles Gounod (1818-1893)
    Clair de lune from Suite bergamasque
    Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
    £12 concert only; £10 post-concert reception with wine and champagne Available from 07872628750 Monday to Saturday: 10am to 8pm.
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    Tue, 2014-07-29 19:30
    Richard Hills - organ concert
    Richard Hills
    Leicester Cathedral Leicester LE1 5PZ
    United Kingdom

    The fifth concert in Leicester's summer organ recital series is given by Richard Hills. Richard is a former Exeter College, Oxford and Portsmouth Cathedral organ scholar. In 2010 he was named 'Organist of the Year' by the American Theatre Organ Society. Richard is currently a freelance organist, based at St Mary's, Bourne Street (London).

    Overture to 'Zampa'
    Ferdinand Hérold (1791-1833)
    In a country lane from Summer Days Suite
    Eric Coates (1886-1957)
    Excerpts from The Mikado (or The Town of Titipu)
    Sir Arthur Sullivan (1842-1900)
    Arabesque from 24 Pièces en style libre
    Louis Vierne (1870-1937)
    Spanish Ladies from Suite: In Malaga
    Frederic Curzon (1899-1973)
    Canzona and Scherzetto from Sonata for Organ in C minor
    Percy Whitlock (1903-1946)
    Hornpipe in F major from Water Music
    George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
    Overture from Dichter und Bauer' (Poet and Peasant)
    Franz von Suppé (1819-1895)
    £7.50; students with NUS Card £5; accompanied children (16 and under) free