Spring 2016 Concerts

Friday January 15

Vivien Chasey (violin), Robin Bowman (piano)

Classical music influenced by black culture

Samuel Coleridge Taylor : Gypsy Suite Op20

Gypsy Song ; Gypsy Dance

Scott Joplin : The Chrysanthemum; The Maple Leaf Rag

Florence Price : Adoration;

Errolyn Wallen : Woogie Boogie

Dvorak : Sonatina Op 100

Allegro Risoluto; Larghetto; Scherzo – Molto Vivace; Finale – Allegro

Friday February 5

Caroline Modiba (soprano), Elouise Waterhouse (mezzo-soprano)

Mozart : Sull’-aria;   via resti,    duets from “Le Nozze di Figaro”

                        che sapete;   dove sono i bei momenti,  arias from “Le Nozze di Figaro”

                       parto, parto,  aria from “La Clemenza di Tito”

Gounod :  je veux vivre, aria from “Roméo et Juliette”

Thomas :  je suis Titania,  aria from “Mignon”

Donizetti :  regnava nel silenzio,  duet from “Lucia di Lammermoor”

Friday February 19

Peter Gosling (clarinet), Richard Silk (piano)

Schumann : Fantasy-pieces Op. 73

Poulenc : Sonata for clarinet and piano

Grainger ; Shepherd’s Hey (piano)

James Walker : Variations on a theme of Paganini

Friday March 4

Guy Murgatroyd (piano)

Mozart : Adagio in b minor

Tchaikovsky : Dumka Op. 59

Haydn : Sonata no. 59 Hob: XVI 49

Prokoviev : Four pieces Op. 4 – reminiscence; elan; despair; devilish suggestion

Friday March 18

Burgundy piano trio

Schubert : Piano trio no. 1 in B flat

Concerts resume on Friday 15 April after the Easter break. The summer concert programme is here.