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Concert Programme for July 2014

Tuesday July 1 at 7.30 pm at Ridgeway Methodist Church, Plympton
The Sir Joshua Reynolds Choir, directed by Jenny George, Accompanist Anne Kalas, Guest Artiste, Lauren Carroll - Trumpet.
‘One Voice’ A compilation of popular classics in the lighter vein.
Collection in aid of The Alzheimer’s Association. Further details from 01752 331455
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation

Wednesday July 2 at 1.10pm at The Minster Church of St. Andrew, Plymouth
Lunchtime recital (40 minutes)
Christine Lewis - piano and organ
Admission free

 
Wednesday July 2 at 2 pm at Plymstock United Reformed Church Day Room
Plymouth Clarion Choir
To celebrate their centenary
Contact 01752 780346
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Friday July 4 at 7.30 pm at St. Mary's Church, Laira, Plymouth
Plymouth Clarion Choir, for the Plympton Seniors Association
Details from 01752 338618
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Friday July 4 at 7.30 pm at Ivybridge Methodist Church
Plymouth Wind Sinfonia
American Independence Day Themed Concert
Tickets £4 (concessions £3) at the door
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Friday July 4 at 7.30 pm at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Mannamead Road, Plymouth PL3 4SR
City of Plymouth Concert Band, with with Katherine Martin - vocals, Mark Barnwell - guitar and cello soloists
A Musical Celebration of American Independence Day
The Stars and Stripes Forever, The Big Country, Sinatra in Concert, George Washington Bicentennial March, West Side Story, Hootenanny, In the Miller Mood, Plymouth Hoe
Admission free; collection in aid of the Stroke Unit at Derriford Hospital.
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Friday July 4 at 8pm at the Old Chapel, Calstock
Miranda Sykes - double bass and vocals and Rex Preston - mandolin
Tickets £12 advance, £13 door, £1 reduction for Friends of Calstock Arts, £6 under 18s, from 01726 879500 or from Levines in Calstock.
 
Saturday July 5 at 7.30pm at St. Nicholas and Faith Church, Saltash
Saltash Ladies Choir with Pelynt Male Voice Choir
Tickets £5 from Piglets Fore Street Saltash
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday July 5 at 7.30 pm at the Minster Church of St Andrew, Royal Parade, Plymouth
Celebrating Amadeus
Mozart Requiem - community workshop performance
University of Plymouth Choral Society and Workshop Orchestra, conductor Simon Ible
The University of Plymouth Choral Society invites singers to join in this special performance of Mozart’s Requiem.
Free admission for the performance with donations invited in aid of Brain Tumour Research
Rehearsals workshops:
Tuesday 1 July 19:30 to 21:30 Choral Workshop Upper Lecture Theatre, Sherwell Centre, Plymouth University Wednesday 2 July 19:30 to 21:30 Orchestra Workshop, Sherwell Centre, Plymouth Unviersity
Saturday 5 July 10:00 to 17:00 Minster Church of St Andrew, Royal Parade, Plymouth
Cost for participants £15, £13 members of University of Plymouth Choral Society
For details of choral singer participants contact Jan Green email: jan.fairview@gmail.comIf you are interested in playing in the workshop orchestra contact Simon Ible email: simon.ible@plymouth.ac.uk
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday July 5 at 7.30 pm at St John's Church. Torquay
Isca Ensemble: Antony Clements - violin, Trevor Taylor - violin, Roger Hendy - viola, Richard Wood - viola, Tirke Linnemann - cello. Claire Goldstraw - cello
Brahms: String Sextet Op. 18 No 1
Shostakovitch: String Quartet no. 6 (first movement)
Dvorák: String Quintet Op. 97 'American'
Tickets £10 to include interval refreshments, on the door or in advance from St. John’s Church Administrator, Montpellier Road, Torquay, TQ1 1BJ (please enclose s.a.e.)
 
Sunday July 6 at 7.30 pm at The Royal British Legion Club, Tailyour Road, Crownhill, Plymouth PL6 5DH
Plymouth Jazz Club
Anniversary Special - Tony Harris Quartet with Martin Dale.
Tickets £9 for visitors – all welcome– (Members £7, Full-Time Students £5). . Full info via 01752 721179 www.plymouth-jazz-club.org.uk
 
Monday July 7 at 7.30 pm at The Wharf, Tavistock
Dante Quartet: Krysia Osostowicz and Oscar Perks - violins, Yuko Inoue - viola, Richard Jenkinson - cello
Haydn: Quartet in B minor, opus 33/1
Fauré: Quartet in E minor, opus 121
Ravel: Quartet in F
Tickets at the door £15 (child £7); in advance £13 (£6) from the Dante Festival website
 
Tuesday July 8 at 8 pm at The Old Chapel, Calstock
Dante Quartet: Krysia Osostowicz and Oscar Perks - violins, Yuko Inoue - viola, Richard Jenkinson - cello
Dante Trios
Borodin: Trio on a Russian Folk Theme
Dvořák: Four Romantic Pieces
Mozart/Bach: Prelude and Fugue
Ysaÿe: Trio ‘Le Londres’
Tickets at the door £15 (child £7); in advance £13 (£6) from the Dante Festival website
 
Wednesday July 9 at 7.30pm at the Church of St. Mary. Callington
Harry Houseago - singer/songwriter, with the Dante Quartet
Tickets at the door £6 (child £4); in advance £5 (£3) from the Dante Festival website
 
Thursday July 10 at 1.15 pm at the Flavel Arts Centre, Dartmouth
David Cotter - classical guitar
Classical & Spanish music
Free - with retiring collection
 
Thursday July 10 at 7.30 pm at Mount Edgcumbe House
Tamar Concert Choir Summer Concert
See www.tamarchoir.com for more details.
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Thursday July 10 at 8 pm at Stoke Climsland Church, Cornwall
Dante Quartet: Krysia Osostowicz and Oscar Perks - violins, Yuko Inoue - viola, Richard Jenkinson - cello, with Benjamin Frith - piano
Late Beethoven
Beethoven: Cello Sonata in D, opus 102
Beethoven: Piano Sonata in E, opus 109
Beethoven: String Quartet in Eb, opus 127
Tickets at the door £12 (child £7); in advance £10 (£5) from the Dante Festival website
 
Friday July 11 at 7 pm at Yelverton Church
Dante Quartet: Krysia Osostowicz and Oscar Perks - violins, Yuko Inoue - viola, Richard Jenkinson - cello, with Benjamin Frith - piano
Elgar and Ghosts of Spain
Turina: Bullfighter’s Prayer
De Falla: Suite of Popular Spanish Songs Poulenc - Sonata for violin and piano Elgar: Song of the Night
Elgar: Piano Quintet
Tickets at the door £12 (child £6); in advance £10 (£5) from the Dante Festival website
 
Friday July 11 at 7.30 pm at Liskeard Public Hall
Anna Brigham - violin and Leanne Cody - piano
Tickets £10 in advance, £12 on the door, under 18s and students FREE - Tickets include a complimentary glass of wine or soft drink.
Liskeard Concert Series
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Friday July 11 at 7.30 pm at Powderham Castle
Divertimento Ensemble with solo baritone Paul Sheehan
Bach Cantatas
Tickets from Powderham Castle, tel: 01626 890243
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday July 12 at 7.30 pm at Theatre 1, Roland Levinsky Building, Plymouth University
Celebrating Amadeus - Film Soundtrack Highlights
Ten Tors Orchestra, conductor Simon Ible, with Benjamin Frith - piano and Ruth Jenkins-Róbertsson - soprano
Mozart: Symphony No.25 in G minor, K.183 - 1st Movement
Mozart: Aria: Ruhe Sanft from Zaide
Salieri: Aria: Son queste le speranze from Axur, Re d’Ormus
Mozart: Queen of the Night aria: Der Hölle Rache from Die Zauberflöte
Mozart: Piano Concerto No.20 in D minor K.466
Mozart Symphony No.29 in A minor K. 281
Ten Tors Orchestra’s contribution to Celebrating Amadeus is this concert of music featured in the film soundtrack. This programme evokes the theatrical and virtuoso characteristics of Mozart, the man and his music.
Tickets: £17, £15 Friends of Peninsula Arts and Ten Tors Orchestra, £5 Students & Children, SPiA , from Peninsula Arts Box Office 01752 585050
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday July 12 at 7.30 pm at Plymouth Guildhall
Music of the Night Choral Foundation and Music of the Night Concert Orchestra, conductor Marcus Leeverson-Alleyne, with Kate Walker Brown - soprano and Ridgeway School Chamber Choir
"Reading between the Lines" - marking 100 years since the start of WW1
Tickets £10 (£8 concessions) from any choir member or from 01752 365580.
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday July 12 at 7.30 pm at St. Bartholomew's Church, Yealmpton, Devon
Morag Thomson Findlay - soprano, with Trefor Farrow - piano and poet Graham Searle
The Landscape's Heart - An Evenng of Songs and Poetry
With songs by Fauré, Coates, Novello, Britten, Vaughan Williams, Ralph McTell, Coward, Rodgers & Hammerstein, and more.
Tickets £7 at the door include glass of wine and nibbles
In aid of St. Bartholomew's Church Appeal
 
Sunday July 13 at 3 pm at Sharpham House, nr Totnes
Divertimento Ensemble with solo baritone Paul Sheehan
Bach: Cantata No 82 – Ich habe Genug
Handel/Halvorssen: Duo for two string instruments
Locatelli: Concerto Grosso Op 1 in C
Eccles: Sonata for Violin and Continuo
Bach: Cantata No 56 – Ich will den Kreutztab gerne tragen
Tickets £15 (£10 children and Friends of Sharpham) from Sharpham Trust: www.sharphamtrust.org, tel: 01803 731801 or from 01803 732542
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation

Wednesday July 16 at 1.10pm at The Minster Church of St. Andrew, Plymouth
Lunchtime recital (40 minutes)
Alison Smith - classical guitar
Admission free

 
Wednesday July 16 to Saturday July 19 at 5.30 pm at Plymouth Albion Rugby Club
RM350 South West Proms - visual and musical extravaganza led by The Band of Her Majesty's Royal Marines
Celebration of the 350th anniversary of the Royal Marines
Details tba from RM350 Website
Tickets £10 to £25 from www.plymouthalbion.com/store/tickets/rm350 (discount for Plymouth residents and Royal Marines past and present)
All proceeds to RN & RM Charity and Plymouth Drake Foundation
 
Saturday July 19 at 6pm in The Great Barn, Buckland Abbey, Yelverton, PL20 6EY
Plymouth Jazz Club
"Jazz on a Summer's Evening"
An evening of entertaining Traditional Jazz music with two fine bands. A dance area plus refreshments, a hog roast and Pimm's tent will be available.
Tickets £15 (members £13) advance booking recommended. Tel. 01752 721179 for details.
 
Saturday July 19 at 7.30 pm at Pilgrim United Reformed Church, St. Levan Rd, Plymouth
Tamar Concert Choir Summer Concert
See www.tamarchoir.com for more details.
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Tuesday July 22 at 7.30 pm at Trinity United Reformed Church, Hartley, Plymouth
Plymouth & District Organists' Association
Annual General Meeting and recital by David Stevens
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Friday July 25 at 7.30 pm at Plymouth Pavilions CANCELLED
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Classical Extravaganza 2014 - popular classical music with spectacular lasers and indoor fireworks
Tickets £25, £19, £15 (5% off if booked before April 25) from Plymouth Pavilions Box Office, tel: 0845 146 1460
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday July 26 at 7.30 pm June at at St Leonard’s Church Clawton Nr Holsworthy
Tamar Valley Male Voice Choir in concert
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday July 26 to Friday August 1 at Dartington
Week 1 of Dartington International Summer School Concerts
See website or download a Concert Programme
 
Tuesday July 29 to Saturday August 9 at 7.30 pm (Matinées Wed, Thurs, Sat at 2.30 pm) at the Theatre Royal, Plymouth
West Side Story - music by Leonard Bernstein, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Tickets £23.70 - £45.70 (concessions available) from Theatre Royal Box Office 01752 267222
 
Thursday July 31 at 7.30 pm at Harford Church, near Ivybridge
The Benyounes String Quartet
Haydn: String Quartet in C op. 50 no.2
Beethoven: String Quartet in F minor op. 95
Brahms: String Quartet in A minor op. 51 no.2
Tickets £17 on the door; £15 in advance, child £8, from Robert Howell, Lukesland Lodge, Ivybridge PL21 0JF. Tel: 01752 896011 / 07899 793397 robert.howell6@btinternet.com
Concert & buffet supper afterwards £30 (pre-booked only).
Proceeds in aid of Harford Church (Tower fund) and Families for Children Adoption Agency.
 

 


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