Tag: Concert

Breaking the Sound Barrier

A concert of inspirational music by women from across the centuries, with generous support from the Ambache Charitable Trust

Pre-concert talk: 6.30pm

Concert: 7.30pm

Programme:

Louise Farrenc (arranged by John Holland): Deuxieme Overture, Op. 24 (1834)
Catherine Likhuta: Me Disagrees (2013)
Amy Beach: Pastorale (1942)
Elizabeth Winters: Playing With Destiny (2010)

Ethel Smyth: The Wreckers (Overture) (1906)
Lauren Bernofsky: The Duxbury Fanfare (1997)
Lili Boulanger (arranged by Roger Cawkwell): D’un matin de printemps (1918)

Tickets: £12/£10 concessions

Victoria Embankment Gardens

The most hustle-bustle location right by the Thames and also one of the best stages for us to perform on, we always enjoy giving the crowd a good show – grab a deckchair in advance, they go quickly!

Full programme:

Spitfire: Prelude
South Pacific
Carnival in Caracas
Grandstand
A Moorside Suite
The Shepherd’s Song
Country Gardens (Sousa-style)

The Dam Busters
Heart of Fire
Pie in the Face Polka
The Forest of Arden
Barwick Green
The Best of Carole King
Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines

Ruskin Park Bandstand

We love playing on our local bandstand and always get lovely crowds, even when it’s tipping down with rain! A perfect mix of modern classics, family favourites and maybe one or two more unusual pieces to keep your ears alert for the afternoon…

Full programme:

The Liberty Bell March
South Pacific
Fascinating Rhythm
Pie in the Face Polka
As You Like It
Heart of Fire
Procession of the Nobles

The Dam Busters
Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines
Jedi Movements
The Forest of Arden
Carnival in Caracas
Fanfare, Romance & Finale
Country Gardens (Sousa-style)