Tewkesbury

Discovering Music

This page was last updated on 25 March
When all of this is over we hope to reschedule our presentations. Keep safe everyone. John

We meet at Barton Court (off Barton Street, almost opposite Morrisons Superstore) on the first and third Wednesday in the month at 9:40 for 10:00 – 12:00

Entrance fee £1.00

Refreshments are served from about 9.40 to 9.50 with our programmes running from 10.00 - 12.00 with a short break halfway through.

We continue to present and discuss high quality recordings on good equipment in comfortable surroundings.

Our presentations are mainly of classical music recordings with regular forays into other genres.

We aim to please a wide range of musical taste and to discover lesser-known composers and their music, and less well known music of well-known composers, without excluding favourites in general.

The music ranges from early to recent and includes not only symphonic but instrumental as well as vocal works. The aim is to provide a balance of these in most of the programmes.

A brief explanation will precede each piece, and a short discussion may follow it.

We hope to receive your comments and suggestions through the coming months.
 
The dates for our sessions are:

? Presentation by Giles Turner.
? Eve Phipps requests.
? Ivan the Terrible danced by the Bolshoi to music by Prokofiev.
? Music by Raff, Peterson, Bellini, R. Schumann, Dvorak and Sousa presented by John Beech.
? Music presented by Melanie Kisby and Vi Bolton.
? Presentation by John Griffin.
? Music by Crusell, R. Strauss, R. Fuchs, Pergolesi, and Pann.
? Member's requests.
? Presentation by Melanie Kisby and Vi Bolton.
? Music by Raff, Massenet, Elgar, Holbrooke, Schubert and Ferrara.
? Presentation by Giles Turner.

We look forward to welcoming friends both old and new. Come and give us a try.

If you are a member of Tewkesbury U3A you will find our telephone numbers in TUTA News. If you are not yet a member and are no longer in full-time employment of any age and would like to experience our group, one visit is permitted prior to joining. You are welcome to turn up at an event or, alternatively, you may contact us beforehand via the CONTACT procedure on the Tewkesbury U3A Website.

Melanie Kisby
John Beech

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