Summer 2015 Concerts

Friday 17 April

Burgundy Piano Trio (Daniel Peev, violin; Johanna Niederbacher, cello; Arthur Bocaneanu, piano)

Mendelssohn – Piano Trio in C minor

Piazzolla – Libertango

Friday 1 May

Nicholas Drew (tenor) Christopher Allsop (piano)

Gerald Finzi – A Farewell To Arms, op. 9

Songs by W Denis Browne

Diaphenia (H Constable)

Epitaph on Salathiel Pavy (Ben Jonson)

 Arabia (Walter de la Mare)

The Isle of Lost Dreams (William Sharp)

John Ireland – The Darkened Valley (piano solo)

Ivor Gurney – From “Five Elizabethan Songs”

Tears (John Fletcher)

Sleep (John Fletcher)

W Denis Browne – To Gratiana, Dancing and Singing 

Ivor Gurney – From “Five Elizabethan Songs” – 

Spring (Thomas Nashe)

Friday 15 May

William Weir (organ)

J S Bach – Six Schübler Chorale-Preludes

Schumann – Six Canonic Études for Pedal Piano

Friday 5 June

Junior string groups (directed by Lucy Akehurst) Abaco, Bridge, Haydn

Friday 19 June

Amy Jolly (cello)

Peteris Vask – pianissimo

J. S. Bach – Solo cello suite no. 1

George Crumb – Sonata for solo cello

Friday 3 July

Jessica Wise (soprano) Robin Bowman (piano)

Poulenc – Cinq poèmes de Max Jacob

Debussy – Trois Mélodies (La mer est plus belle, le son du cor, l’échelonnement des haies)

Wolf – Kennst du das Land; die Geister am Mummelsee

Strauss – Begegnung; Allerseelen

Rachmaninov – Oh, never sing to me again; How fair this place; loneliness; Spring waters

Friday 17 July

Senior student string quartet directed by Lucy Akehurst

Mendelssohn, quartet in e minor Op 44. No2