Sadly we have had to cancel our concert of English Cathedral music for this date. Do visit our website www.amicichoir.org.uk for information about future events.
‘A Celebration of Somerset Day’. Gibby Swaine, Sue Watts and The Stoggy Men along with Tom Mayberry commemorate the history and heritage of Somerset in music and readings. Doors will 12.00pm. More information to follow. Retiring Collection in aid of Halsway Manor – the National Centre for Folks Arts and St John’s Church.
Richard Huish College – Advanced Musicians Summer Recital Talented soloists on a variety of instruments will perform a programme of pieces ranging from classical to jazz. Accompanied by Course Manager for Music, Kathryn Foyle, there will be something to suit all tastes during a summer lunchtime. Doors will open at 12.00pm Retiring Collection in aid of St John’s Church and charity to be chosen by RHC .
Organ Recital – Stephen Bell – Programme to include Bach, Franck and Peeters. Doors will open at 12.00pm More information to follow soon.
‘The Muses Gardin for Delights’ Mary Morgan (soprano) and Steve Graham (lute) ‘The Muses Gardin for Delights’ was the title of Robert Jones’ 5th book of ayres for voice and lute, published in 1610. There were several such publications in this “Golden Age of English Music”, the pre-eminent composer being the lutenist John Dowland. Our programme will draw from this rich source of musical delights. Doors will open at 12.00pm. Cold drinks will be available before the concert. Retiring Collection…
This will be the 50th Lunchtime Concert at St John’s so it is hoped that this will be marked by something special, so mark the date watch this space for more details to appear. Doors will still open at 12.00pm and the admission will still be free with a retiring collection for the performer’s choice and St John’s Church.
A YOUNG MUSICIANS SHOWCASE – High Flying Pupils from will perform a selection from their repertoire. More information to follow soon. Doors will still open at 12.00pm and drinks will still be available.
As a lead in to the season of the year, this concert will be an exciting mixture of readings and Advent songs. More details of the programme will be released nearer the time but book the date in your diary now!