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Concert Programme for November 2017
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Wednesday November 1 at 7 pm at The Chapel, Stonehouse Barracks, Plymouth
Tamar Valley Male Voice Choir
for the British Legion
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Wednesday November 1 at 8.30 pm at SpeakeasyTorquay at The Toorak Hotel, Chestnut Avenue, Torquay TQ2 5JS
Munjenta Cafe
Charlie Hearnshaw's Munjenta Caf Latin Jazz Quintet plays tunes composed by Charlie alongside Bossa Nova, Tango, Samba, Swing & French chansons.
Tickets £10 at the door; £8 advance from speakeasytorquay.com
 
Thursday November 2 at 8 pm at the Old Chapel, Calstock
Finnish-Arabian Encounters with Laura Virtanen - violin, Wessam Amin - oboe and Marko Hilpo - piano.
Tickets: £12 advance, £13 door, £1 reduction for Friends of Calstock Arts, £8 under 21 from 01726 879500 or from Lime Kiln Gallery in Calstock.
 
Saturday November 4 from 2pm (concert 7 pm) at Stoke Damerel Church, Paradise Road, Stoke, PL1 5QL
The Messiah “Scratch” concert under the baton of Trefor Farrow
£10 per person participation - meet for rehearsal in the church at 2pm
Mid session tea break Break around 5.30pm for one hour or so. Snacks can be eaten in the Parish Centre. Beverages/soup/rolls provided.
Concert Tickets on the door £5 per head. Light refreshments available following the performance
Please contact Marilyn Goldsbrough 01752 564847/07890165524 marilyngoldsbrough@hotmail.com
 
Tuesday November 7 at 8 pm at the Old Chapel, Calstock
Ella Fitzgerald at 100 with Martin Taylor - guitar and Alison Burns - singer
Tickets: £20 advance, £1 reduction for Friends of Calstock Arts, £14 under 18 from 01726 879500 or from Lime Kiln Gallery in Calstock.
 
Wednesday November 8 at 7.30 pm at The House, Plymouth University, PL4 8AA
Marcelo Gimenes - piano/keyboard, Rich Hamer - guitar, Mike Trevarthen - drums
Music of Mixed Reality - A musical response to the We The People Are The Work exhibition
Improvisation performance with audience participation via smartphone
Tickets £6, concessions £4.20; free to friends of Peninsula Arts, from 01752 585050 Email: peninsula-arts@plymouth.ac.uk
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Friday November 10 at 7.30 pm at St. Michael's Church, Chagford
Divertimento Piano Trio
Mozart: Piano Trio in Bb, K502
Niels Gade: 5 Novelletten, Op 29
Schubert: Notturno in Eb, Op. 148, D.897
Smetana: Piano Trio in G minor, Op 15
Tickets £12 from Divertimento, tel: 01803 863677, from Sally's Newsagents, 9 The Square, Chagford. 01647 432215 or at the door.
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation

Friday November 10 at 7.30 pm at Clearbrook Village Hall, nr. Plymouth PL20 6JD
Alison Smith - Classical Guitar
Composers to include Giuliani, Chopin, Tarrega, Mertz, Barrios, Lovelady & George Shearing
Tickets £10 on the door or £8 in advance from www.wegottickets.com or www.alisonsmithguitar.com

A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday November 11 at 3pm at St John’s Church, Bridgetown, Totnes
Divertimento Piano Trio
Mozart: Piano Trio in Bb, K502
Niels Gade: 5 Novelletten, Op 29
Schubert: Notturno in Eb, Op. 148, D.897
Smetana: Piano Trio in G minor, Op 15
Tickets £12, Children & students free, from Divertimento 01803 863677; Drift Records, 103 High Street, Totnes, 01803 866828 or at the door
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday November 11 at 7 pm at Theatre 1, Roland Levinsky Building, Plymouth University, PL4 8AA
Film: Battleship Potemkin (1925) Featuring a live score by the Imperfect Orchestra
Tickets £6, concessions £4.20; free to friends of Peninsula Arts, from 01752 585050 Email: peninsula-arts@plymouth.ac.uk
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A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday November 11 at 7.30 pm at St. Mary & St. Gabriel Church, Stoke Gabriel
Tamar Valley Male Voice Choir
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Sunday November 12 at 6.30 pm at St. Lawrence Chapel, Ashburton, Devon, TQ13 7DD
Jade Gall - Saxophone and Alex Wilson - Piano
J. Carmichael: Latin American Dances
Desenclos: Prelude, Cadence Et Finale
Nigel Wood: Cries of the Stentor
Ibert: Concertino Da Camera
Tickets £5 on the door or contact jadegall_tenorsax@hotmail.co.uk for tickets
 
Sunday November 12 at 7.30 pm at The Royal British Legion Club, Tailyour Road, Crownhill, Plymouth PL6 5DH
Plymouth Jazz Club
Greg Abate with the Matt Carter Trio
Virtuoso American saxophone & flute star with brilliant young pianist Matt Carter's Trio.
Tickets £9 for visitors – all welcome– (Members £7, Full-Time Students £5). Full info via 01752 721179 www.plymouth-jazz-club.org.uk
 
Thursday November 16 at 8 pm at The Old Chapel, Calstock
The Dave O'Higgins Quartet: Dave O'Higgins - saxophone, Sebastiaan de Krom - drums, Geoff Gascoyne - bass and Graham Harvey - piano
Tickets: £12 advance, £13 door, £1 reduction for Friends of Calstock Arts, £8 under 18 from 01726 879500 or from Lime Kiln Gallery in Calstock.
 
Friday November 17 at 7.30 pm at the Courtenay Centre Newton Abbot
Joglaresa 5: Vocalists with unusual folk instruments.
“The Enchantress of Seville”
Songs, and a few instrumental pieces from Moorish Spain. Included are, Arabic songs from as early as 1091, songs of Sephardic Jews and motets from the Convent of Las Huelgas.
Tickets £15 on the door or £13 in advance, students £2, accompanied children fee, from www.nadsa.co.uk; Newton Abbot Tourist Information Centre, Unit 6, Newton Abbot Indoor Market, TQ12 2RJ, 01626 215 667; Dawlish Tourist Information Centre, The Lawn, EX7 9PW, 01626 215 665; Arnolds, 11 Town Hall Place, Bovey Tracey; Fables, The Bookshop, 72 Fore Street, St. Marychurch
 
Saturday November 18 at 7.30 pm at The Salvation Army, Congress Hall, Armada Way, Plymouth.
Plymouth Gilbertt & Sullivan Fellowship and Sound House Brass
'Bright Side of Life' - music from stage and screen
Tickets Tickets £8 (£7 O60 & U16) from 07872 515174 or 07854 466284.
 
Saturday November 18 at 8 pm at The Old Chapel, Calstock
Jim Moray - English traditional folk
Tickets: £12 advance, £13 door, £1 reduction for Friends of Calstock Arts, £8 under 18 from 01726 879500 or from Lime Kiln Gallery in Calstock.
 
Sunday November 19 at 3 pm at the Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Millbay Road, Plymouth
Jeanie Moore MVO - 24th International Concert Series
The Chamber Ensemble of London, director Peter Fisher - violin
We Will Remember
Before the War:
Elgar: Chanson de Matin
Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending (1914 version – violin and piano)
During the war:
Clive Jenkins: No Man's Land
a suite for solo double bass and strings with readings from English, German, French and Russian poets – translations by the composer
Selection: "On the Home Front” (English popular songs of the period)
Baldock: Angels of Mons
Kreisler: Praeludium & Allegro
Aftermath
Hindemith: Five Pieces for String Orchestra Op.44
Selection: "Tunes We Remember" (American popular songs of the Great War)
Tickets £20 from the Duke of Cornwall Hotel, 01752 275850, enquiries@thedukeofcornwall.co.uk or via www.wegottickets.co.uk
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation

Sunday November 19 at 2.30 pm at Stuart House, Liskeard PL14 6AB
Alison Smith - Classical Guitar
Composers to include Weiss, Chopin, Mertz, Barrios, Lovelady & Shearing
Tickets £7 in advance from Sioux Dunster 01579 347347 and on the door until sold out

A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Sunday November 19 at Mount Edgcumbe House
Canoryon Lowen
Afternoon concert
Details tba on www.canoryonlowen.com
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Sunday November 19 at 7.30 pm at The Royal British Legion Club, Tailyour Road, Crownhill, Plymouth PL6 5DH
Plymouth Jazz Club
The John Shillito Band
Leading traditional jazz band from Devon with national & international credentials.
Tickets £9 for visitors – all welcome– (Members £7, Full-Time Students £5). Full info via 01752 721179 www.plymouth-jazz-club.org.uk
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Sunday November 19 at 3 pm at Teign Valley Community Hall, Christow EX6 7NA
The Haldon String Quartet: Lindsay Braga and Steve Banks - violins. Andrew Gillett - violaand Rebecca Allnatt - cello
Haydn: String quartet op 20 no.1
Nielsen: Quartet No 1 in G minor
Mendelssohn: String quartet op. 13
+ free tea and cakes!
Tickets £10 in advance from the quartet's website and Chudleigh Co-op, Christow Stores and Dunsford Post Office, £12 on the door.
 
Wednesday November 22 at 7.30 pm at Plymouth Guildhall
Plymouth Symphony Orchestra, conductor Anne Kimber
Borodin: Overture - Prince Igor
Albinioni: Adagio
Rachmaninov: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Brahms: Symphony no. 2
Tickets: Balcony £17.50 concession £15.50 Ground floor £16.00 concession £14.00 Students £5.00 from Mannamead News, 5 Eggbuckland Road, Plymouth PL3 5HF, 01752 661451; 07548 027096 or wegottickets.com or on the door
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Thursday November 23 at 1pm at Sherwell United Church, North Hill, Plymouth
Richard Line - organ
Tickets £5 at the door. Details from 01752 266163 (between 9.30am – 12 noon) – or sherwellunitedchurch@btinternet.com
In aid of Foodbank
 
Saturday November 25 at 7.30 pm at Buckfast Abbey
VOCES
Director's cut: a personal selection from the first thirty years of VOCES
Renaissance Choral Music - Victoria, Palestrina, Byrd, Josquin, Tallis, Dufay, Maurice Greene
Admission free: retiring collection.
Pre-concert two-course meal available at The Grange Restaurant - £19.75. Book via www.buckfast.org.uk/concertdinners  or phone 01364 645504.
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday November 25 at 7.30 pm at St. Andrew's Minster Church, Plymouth
The Plymouth Youth Concert Band with Richard Line - organ
An Evening of Light Music to Celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the Re-consecration of the Minster Church
Tickets: £10 Juniors £6 at the door or from the Church Shop
In Support of the RESURGAM 60 Appeal for the the Minster Church of St Andrew and the Devon Historic Churches Trust
 
Saturday November 25 at 8 pm at The Old Chapel, Calstock
Peter Knight's Gigspanner: Peter Knight - violin, Roger Flack - guitar and Sacha Trochet - perussion
Tickets: £14 advance, £15 door, £1 reduction for Friends of Calstock Arts, £8 under 18 from 01726 879500 or from Lime Kiln Gallery in Calstock.
 
Sunday November 26 at 12.30 pm at the Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Plymouth
Carlton Big Band
Tickets £9 on the door, £8 in advance from the Duke of Cornwall Hotel, 01752 275850
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Sunday November 26 at 7.30 pm at Plymouth Guildhall
Plymouth Philharmonic Choir, conductor Christopher Fletcher
Monteverdi: Vespers
Tickets £19, £17 in advance (recommended). U16s and students £5, from www.plymouthphilchoir.org, or the choir ticket manager on 01364 72429, or Tickets online: www.wegottickets.com; Plymouth: Framing Centre, 83 Hyde Park Rd, 01752 255020; Tavistock: Mainly Stationery, 38 Brook St, 01822 618500; Choir ticket manager: 01822 853791
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Tuesday November 28 at 7.15 pm at the Theatre Royal, Plymouth
Glyndebourne
Mozart: Cosi fan Tutti
Tickets £16 - £52.50 from Theatre Royal Box Office 01752 267222
 
Wednesday November 29 at 7.30 pm at The House, Plymouth University, PL4 8AA
Will Dutta Presents Bloom Live - Piano-led compositions
with Plaid and Maz de Wardener
Tickets £10, concessions £7 from 01752 585050 Email: peninsula-arts@plymouth.ac.uk
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A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Wednesday November 29 at 8.30 pm at SpeakeasyTorquay at The Toorak Hotel, Chestnut Avenue, Torquay TQ2 5JS
Sunsplash Quartet
Pianist Philip Clouts Sunsplash Quartet play music from the townships of South Africa with music from Abdullah Ibrahim's breakthrough hit Mannenberg, Miriam Makebas Click Song and tunes by Dudu Pukwana and Hugh Masakela.
Tickets £12 at the door; £10 advance from speakeasytorquay.com
 
Wednesday November 29 and Saturday December 2 at 7.15 pm at the Theatre Royal, Plymouth
Glyndebourne
Rossini: The Barber of Seville
Tickets £16 - £52.50 from Theatre Royal Box Office 01752 267222
 


 

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