Howells – Elegy for viola, string quartet and string orchestra; Holst – The Perfect Fool; Tallis – Third Mode Melody; Vaughan Williams – Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis; Berlioz – Harold in Italy (Soloist Bekki Chambers)
The Merry Widow by Franz Lehar. Eight Venues from 11th March to 26th March. Last performance is the matinee performance at 2:30 Kings College Theatre on Sunday 26th March.
Sacred choral works by the Franco-Flemish master and his contemporaries: Surmise, Isaac, Janequin & Obrecht
Mozart – C Minor Mass (Great Mass), Ave Verum Corpus, Symphony No 40, Magic Flute Overture Tickets £15 – 16 year olds and under FREE (but do bring your parents!)
Laurence Blyth conducts Wellington Choral Society in an eclectic programme of music which includes three of Handel’s Coronation Anthems, Poulenc’s Gloria, Mendelssohn’s Hear my Prayer and Elgar’s Benedictus, with Héloïse West (soprano) and David Davies (organist). Doors open 6.45 pm. Tickets £12, under-18s free, from Taunton Visitor Centre or through the WCS website.
Choral concert to commemorate the 500th year of Martin Luther’s 95 Theses. The programme will show the effect that Luther and Calvin had on Protestant and Catholic liturgy and worship in Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Spain and England. The content will draw on a range of music from Luther’s own hymns in the first half of the 16th Century, through to the Baroque masters of the 17th and first half of the 18th Centuries. Details of ticket prices etc to…
Taunton Concert Band’s annual spring concert at The Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre features a wide variety of music to suit all tastes. The band under the baton of Martin Wills, who has been the musical director for over 30 years, is considered to be one of the best symphonic windbands in the Southwest.
Edward Goater conducts Taunton Choral Society, accompanied by Taunton Sinfonietta, in Mozart’s famous ‘Requiem’. Also on the programme is Michael Haydn’s ‘ Te Deum’, the ‘Nonet in F Op31’ by Louis Spohr and Joseph Haydn’s ‘Insanae et Vanae Curae’. Tickets £18 and £15 (Students £9 and £7.50) from Taunton Visitor Centre or through the TCS website.
Martin James Bartlett – piano. BBC Young Musician of the Year in 2014. JS BACH · Partita no.2 · GRANADOS · ‘Goyescas’ book 2 ‘El amor y La Muerte’ · GINASTERA · Danzas Argentinas · SCHUMANN · Kinderszenen or Kreisleriana . MORTON GOULD · Boogie Woogie Etude
Mary Eade and friends to perform the renowned Schubert Octet with other works. £15 (Concessions £12) Students £5