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Concert Programme for August 2014
 

Friday August 1 at 1pm at Tavistock Parish Church
Exon Singers - Schubertiade
Matthew Sandy - tenor, with James Hendry - piano
Schubert: Die schöne Müllerin
Tickets £4 (u18s free) at the door or from Bookstop, Market Street, Tavistock
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Friday August 1 at 7.30 pm at Tavistock Parish Church
Exon Singers Festival, musical director Richard Wilberforce
Peacock Pie
Settings of poems by Walter de la Mare by Elgar, Howells and Britten through to Richard Rodney Bennett, our conductor Richard Wilberforce and our Composer in Residence Robin Holloway.
at 6.45pm, conductor Richard Wilberforce will narrate Robin Holloway's The Blackbird and the Snail (based on Walter de la Mare's Miss Duveen) - a reminiscence of the friendship between a young boy and a spinster who needed a confidante in her declining years.
Tickets £10 (u18s free) at the door
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Friday August 1 at 7.30 pm at St. Ann's Church Gunnislake
The Little Choir, Musical Director Graham Williams, Accompanist Simon Brett
A selection of sacred and secular choral works, both ancient and modern, including works by Whitaker, Tallis, Gregson-Williams, Lauridsen, Purcell, Vaughan-Williams, Morricone, Cacinni and many more.
Free admittance (there will be a retiring collection).
Part of the Gunnislake Festival.
 
Friday August 1 at 9pm at Tavistock Parish Church
The Exon Singers Summer Festival, musical director Richard Wilberforce
Compline by Candlelight
Gregorian Chant and music by Robin Holloway, Toby Young, Homilius and Monteverdi
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday August 2 to Friday August 8 at Dartington
Week 2 of Dartington International Summer School Concerts
See website or download a Concert Programme
 
Saturday August 2 at 7pm at St. Nicholas and Faith Church, Saltash (Please note time!)
Saltash Ladies Choir with Treverva Male Voice Choir
Charity concert
Tickets £5 from Piglets Fore Street Saltash
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday August 2 at 7.30 pm at Tavistock Parish Church
Exon Singers Festival Finale, musical director Richard Wilberforce
to include
Bach: Jesu meine Freude, with the Exon Singers
Vivaldi: Gloria ith the inaugural Exon Festival Chorus accompanied by Bristol Ensemble.
Tickets £10 (u18s free) at the door
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Sunday August 3 at 1.30 pm at Mount Edgcumbe Country Park
City of Plymouth Concert Band
At the Edgcumbe Fayre & Classic Car Rally
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Sunday August 3 at 9.45 am at Tavistock Parish Church
Exon Singers Festival Finale, musical director Richard Wilberforce
Festival Eucharist - Guest Preacher Canon Jeremy Davies
Monteverdi: In illo tempore Mass
Robin Holloway: Psalm 121, Since I believe
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Sunday August 3 at 7.30 pm at The Royal British Legion Club, Tailyour Road, Crownhill, Plymouth PL6 5DH
Plymouth Jazz Club
The Tony McQuarry Quartet
Tickets £9 for visitors – all welcome– (Members £7, Full-Time Students £5). . Full info via 01752 721179 www.plymouth-jazz-club.org.uk
 
Sunday August 3 at 8 pm at The Old Chapel, Calsotck
Tony McManus - acoustic guitar: Celtic music and beyond
Tickets £13 on the door (£6 under 18s), .£1 reduction for Friends of Calstock Arts, £12 in advance from 01726 879500 or from Levines in Calstock.
 
Monday August 4 at 7.30pm at Saltash Wesley Church, Callington Road, Saltash
RWindband concert band
Music to include Danny Boy & Dartmoor 1912, Cries of London, Where Ever You Are as well as some war time favourites for everyone to sing along!
Tickets on the door: Adult £6, U16 £4, U10 Free - max 2 per adult. Advance tickets: Adult £5, U16 £2.50; from Piglets, Saltash or call 01752 844017, email mike@rwindband.co.uk
 

Wednesday August 6 at 1.10pm at The Minster Church of St. Andrew, Plymouth
Lunchtime recital (40 minutes)
Sam Chapple - piano
Admission free

 
Friday August 8 at 8.30 pm at the Old Chapel, Calstock
Helen Porter's Jazz Divas
Free entry - donations to Calstock Jazz and Blues Festival community project, Songs from a Small Train.
 
Saturday August 9 at St. Werburgh's Church, Wembury
David Cotter - guitar
Tickets £10 at the door or from Clive Jenkins, tel: 01752 863348 or Carol Steel, tel: 01752 862602
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday August 9 to Friday August 15 at Dartington
Week 3 of Dartington International Summer School Concerts
See website or download a Concert Programme
 

Monday August 11 at 4.30pm at Commercial Wharf, The Barbican, Plymouth
Plymouth Jazz Club
Riverboat Shuffle with the Graham Treverton Four
Tickets £15) at gigs or from 01752 721179

 
Friday August 15 at 7.30 pm at Liskeard Public Hall
Liskeard Young Musicians
Tickets:  £5 in advance, £7 on the door, under 18s and students FREE
Liskeard Concert Series
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday August 16 at 7 pm at Saltash Wesley Church
Rame Peninsula Male Voice Choir and Young Guest Artists
Tickets £6.50 from Saltash Shops – Piglets, Saltash News and Bookshelf, or Sue Hooper MBE Telephone 01752 843073 – suehcf@msn.com  
Sue Hooper Charitable Foundation
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation

Wednesday August 20 at 1.10pm at The Minster Church of St. Andrew, Plymouth
Lunchtime recital (40 minutes)
Ralf Ayling - organ
Admission free

 
Friday August 29 at 7.30 pm at Mount Gould Methodist Church, Faringdon Road, (off Ladysmith Road), Plymouth PL4 7PY
City of Plymouth Concert Band
Tickets £5 (£4 seniors & juniors) at the door or from frank@huxham.orangehome.co.uk 01752 223037
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Sunday August 31 from 2 pm at Devonport Park, Plymouth
Devonport Park Community Choir
Attic dance with a dance themed day
Free
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation

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