Thornbury

Music Programme Sept 2018 - June 2019

2018

Friday 14th SeptemberOlwen Wonnacott and Val Ingram will present a selection of “Keyboard Cameos” with works for piano both two and four hands, including works by Beethoven, Debussy, Dvorak, Grieg, Handel and Moszkowski
Friday 12th OctoberMichael Lunts will present and perform his one-man show “A Winter in Majorca” about the life of Chopin
Friday 9th NovemberSaxophone Quartet iSax will present a programme in two halves, the first “Everything you want to know about the sax but were afraid to ask” while in the second they will play a selection of arrangements of works by Bach, Byrd, Handel, Mozart and Prokofiev among others.
Friday 14th DecemberGareth Williams’s jazz group, the Class Act Quartet, will join us for a lively morning of music for our Christmas meeting. Mulled fruit punch and mince pies will be served.

2019

Friday 11th JanuaryThornbury Chamber Players under their conductor Chris Hill present music for strings. Expect to see some familiar faces among their players!
Friday 8th FebruaryA visit from performers from the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama. Watch this space to find out which performer or performers they will be sending!
Friday 8th MarchThe Brandon Hill Quartet return with a programme including string quartets by Haydn and Schubert.
Friday 12th AprilPhilip Heyman will entertain us on his viola with a wide range of different works, accompanied by Alison Dite.
Friday 10th MayJana Chuda will perform a range of piano music with some material from the shows as well as a range of classical items
Friday 14th JuneLocal conductor Chris Hill will be Jos Gregson’s guest as he decides what records he would have with him on a Desert Island and we find out about his very musical life and how he would cope with the solitude of the island.
Followed byAnnual Lunch – venue to be advised