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Concert Programme for October 2019
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Saturday October 5 at 3 pm in Lustleigh Village Hall
Divertimento String Quartet: Mary Eade, Lindsay Braga - violins, Andrew Gillett - viola, Vicky Evans - cello.
Haydn: String Quartet op 50 no 6 in D
Philip Glass: String Quartet No. 2
Turina: La Oracio´n del Torero
Vaughan Williams: String quartet no. 1
Tickets £15, under-18’s free, from Lustleigh Dairy, Will Carnell 01647 277270, or at the door
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday October 5 at 7.30 pm at Buckfast Abbey, Buckfastleigh, Devon. TQ11 0EE
West Devon Chorale, Director: Michael Johnson
Pizzetti: Requiem
Taverner: Dum Transisset Sabbatum
Byrd: Haec Dies
Holst: Ave Verum
Gibbons: O Clap Your Hands
Praulins: Missa Rigensis
Mawby: Ave Verum
Tickets £10 from Buckfast Abbey box office
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Saturday October 5 at 7 pm at Holy Cross Church, Newton Ferrers
Jonny Vaux - saxophone and Annabel Kennedy - mezzo-soprano
Opera, jazz and classical
Tickets on the door £12.50 (u16s £5), £10 in advance from DA Tubbs or Adrienne: 01752 872059
 
Sunday October 6 at 6 pm at Theatre 1, Roland Levinsky Building, Plymouth University
Peninsula Doctors' Orchestra Concert
Pieces by Dukas and Beethoven
Free admission, booking advised from The Arts Institute, 01752 585050 www.plymouth.ac.uk/arts-institute
Parting donations invited for Plymouth’s Brain Tumour Research Centre of Excellence
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Sunday October 6 at 3 pm at Minstrels Music Centre, Launceston, nr Bude
Divertimento String Quartet: Mary Eade, Lindsay Braga - violins, Andrew Gillett - viola, Vicky Evans - cello.
Haydn, Turina, Philip Glass, Vaughan Williams.
Tickets £15, £13 in advance from Divertimento 01803 863677 or enquiries@divertimento.uk.com
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Sunday October 6 at 7.30 pm at The Royal British Legion Club, Tailyour Road, Crownhill, Plymouth PL6 5DH
Plymouth Jazz Club
Bruce Adams with the Martin Dale Quartet.  
A trumpeter of spectacular range and power and a great personality will make jazz sparks fly when backed by our fine local quartet..
Tickets £10 for visitors – all welcome– (Members £8, 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
Wednesday October 9 at 8.30 pm at Churston Golf Club, TQ5 0LA
Fougou Jazz
Maiuko Quintet
Maiuko sings in a unique style, blending jazz, blues, African-inspired rhythms and Portuguese melodies
Tickets £14 on the door, £12 in advance from fougoumusic.com or 01803 898570
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Thursday October 10 at 7.30 pm at The Great Hall, Exeter University (coaches run from Plymouth & Newton Abbot)
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Stephen Barlow - Conductor, John Lill - Piano
R Strauss: Metamorphosen
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.3
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet Suite No.2
Tickets £42 £35 £27 £23 £17 from 01392 726363, Exeter Northcott Theatre, Stocker Road, Exeter, EX4 4QB; Exeter Visitor Information & Tickets, Dix’s Field, Exeter, EX1 1GF
Coach tickets £7 return from 01202 669925 www.bsolive.com (after 4th September). See more details
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Friday October 11 at 1.30 pm (Plymouth University venue tba)
Randall Scarlata - baritone and Robert Taub - piano
Open Rehearsal
Schubert: Die Winterreise
Free admission, booking advised from The Arts Institute, 01752 585050 www.plymouth.ac.uk/arts-institute
 
Friday October 11 at 7.30 pm at Grace Community Church, Morval
Plymouth Area Police Choir
Tickets from Nina Humphries  01503 240930
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Friday October 11 at 8 pm at Landulph Memorial Hall, Cornwall
The Kit Hillbillies
Old-time, bluegrass, ragtime, toe tapping, string band with rousing vocal harmonies
Tickets £10 from www.landulphfestival.co.uk or Clare: 07866 680971
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Friday October 11 at 8 pm at The Old Chapel, Calstock
The Rheingans Sisters
Folk with fiddles, voices, banjo, bansitar, tambourin à cordes, poetry and percussion.
Tickets £13 at the door, £12 advance, £1 reduction for Friends of Calstock Arts, £8 under 18s and students with ID, from 01726 879500 or from the Lime Kiln Gallery.
 
Saturday October 12 at 11 am at St. Mary's Church, Totnes
Coffee concert
Ekaterina Shetliffe presents 'Baroque Delights' with two violins and piano accompaniment.
Doors open at 10.30am
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday October 12 at 7.30 pm at the University of Plymouth Sherwell Centre (pre-concert talk at 7 pm)
Randall Scarlata - baritone and Robert Taub - piano
Schubert: Die Winterreise
Tickets £12, £10 (Students £5, u19s free with Young Arts Pass) from The Arts Institute, 01752 585050 www.plymouth.ac.uk/arts-institute
 
Saturday October 12 at 7.30 pm at St Edwards church, Eggbuckland, Plymouth
Tamar Concert Choir plus Instrumental solo
Programme of light and classical music including Bridge over Troubled Water, Ave Verum and Thank you for the Music
Tickets £6 at the door. Refreshments in interval
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday October 12 (evening) at Lawhitton Parish Church, Cornwall
Canoryon Lowen
Details from 01379 320683 or www.canoryonlowen.com
 
Saturday October 12 at 8 pm at The Old Chapel, Calstock
Liane Carroll - singer and pianist
Tickets £15 at the door, £14 advance, £1 reduction for Friends of Calstock Arts, £8 under 18s and students with ID, from 01726 879500 or from the Lime Kiln Gallery.
 
Sunday October 13 at 4 pm at St Margaret’s Church, Topsham
Divertimento String Quartet: Mary Eade, Lindsay Braga - violins, Andrew Gillett - viola, Vicky Evans - cello.
Haydn: String Quartet op 50 no 6 in D
Philip Glass: String Quartet No. 2
Turina: La Oración del Torero
Vaughan Williams: String quartet no. 1
Tickets £15, £13 in advance, u25s free, from Divertimento 01803 863677 or enquiries@divertimento.uk.com
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Sunday October 13 from 10.30 am - 2.30 pm at St Lawrence Chapel, Ashburton TQ13 7DD
The Art of Singing Psalms - a workshop
Directed by David Davies, with Jonathan Delbridge - organ
Tickets £15 (student/child £5) from 01392 665885 or online
Part of The Two Moors Festival
 
Sunday October 13 at 3 pm at St Andrew’s Church, Ashburton TQ13 7DT
Evensong, led by The Rt. Rev. Mark Rylands, directed by David Davies, with Jonathan Delbridge - organ
Free Entry, no booking required
Part of The Two Moors Festival
 
Sunday October 13 at 3 pm at Cawsand Church
Tamar Valley Male Voice Choir
Harvest of the Sea service
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Sunday October 13 at 7 pm at Landulph Memorial Hall, Cornwall
Wurlitza
An evening of comic short films set to live music
Tickets £15 from www.landulphfestival.co.uk or Clare: 07866 680971
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Sunday October 13 at 7.30 pm at St Andrew’s Church, Ashburton TQ13 7DT
The Pleyel Ensemble: Harvey Davies - piano, Sarah Ewins - violin and Laurence Davies - horn
Arnold Cooke: Arioso and Scherzo for horn, violin and piano in F major (1957)
Lennox Berkeley: Trio for horn, violin and piano Op 44 (1953)
Mozart: Sonata for violin and piano in E minor KV304
Brahms: Horn Trio in E flat major Op 40
Tickets £32, £22, £10 (student/child £5) from 01392 665885 or online
Part of The Two Moors Festival
 
Sunday October 13 at The Old Chapel, Calstock
Rose Hsien - violin and Andrew Hsu - piano
Fauré: Sonata for violin & piano No. 1 in A major, Op. 13, plus some short pieces by Kreisler, Elgar and others.
Tickets £13 at the door, £12 advance, £1 reduction for Friends of Calstock Arts, £8 under 18s and students with ID, from 01726 879500 or from the Lime Kiln Gallery.
 
Wednesday October 16 at 7.30 pm at St. Eustachius Church, Tavistock
Resurrection Choir of St. Petersburg, conductor Jurij Maruk
Special Guests – Mount Kelly Chamber Choir
Music from the Orthodox Church, classical favourites and Russian folk songs.
Tickets £10 (under 18s free) from Bookstop in Tavistock, www.ticketsource.co.uk/mountkelly and on the door
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Thursday October 17 at 7.30 pm at the Theatre Royal, Plymouth
Welsh National Opera
Janacek: The Cunning Little Vixen
Sung in Czech with English surtitles
Tickets £15 - £54 from 01752 267222
 
Friday October 18 at 7.30 pm at Landulph Memorial Hall, Cornwall
Vince Lee & The Big Combo
Blues, R’n’B, Swing, Jazz etc
Tickets £10 from www.landulphfestival.co.uk or Clare: 07866 680971
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Friday October 18 at 7.30 pm at the Palace Theatre, Paignton
Odette Adams and her band
Described as 'Sade meets Joni Mitchell', London-based Odette is a rising singer-songwriter with a fresh new sound.
Tickets £13, £ 11 concs
More details and booking: www.palacetheatrepaignton.co.uk/shows/odette
 
Friday October 18 at 7.30 pm at the Courtenay Centre, Newton Abbot
Kosmos Violin, Viola & Accordion
Wild Gypsy fiddling; emotive Jewish and Greek music; hot-blooded tango; interpretations of Japanese, Polish and Sephardic songs; new arrangements; references to classical composers including Bach, Brahms and Sarasate.
Tickets £18 on the door, £15 in advance, members £12. Students £5, Acompanied children free, from www.nadsa.co.uk, Newton Abbot Tourist Information Centre, 01626 215 667, Dawlish Tourist Information Centre The Lawn, EX7 9PW – 01626 215 665
Newton and District Society of Arts
 
Friday October 18 at 7.15 pm at the Theatre Royal, Plymouth
Welsh National Opera
Verdi: Rigoletto
Sung in Italian with English surtitles
Tickets £15 - £54 from 01752 267222
 
Friday October 18 at 8 pm at |The Old Chapel, Calstock
The Eliza Acty Duo: Eliza Acty - vocals and Pete Acty - guitar and banjo
Folk, Americana and old-time music.
Free entry, informal atmosphere, donations to the band please.
 
Saturday October 19 at 11 am at St. Mary's Church, Totnes
Gilbert & Sullivan Society Coffee Concert In aid of the Friends of St Mary’s
Tickets £5 on the door only.
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday October 19 at 7.30 pm at Sherwell United Church, North Hill, Plymouth
Divertimento String Quartet: Mary Eade, Lindsay Braga - violins, Andrew Gillett - viola, Vicky Evans - cello.
Haydn: String Quartet op 50 no 6 in D
Philip Glass: String Quartet No. 2
Turina: La Oración del Torero
Vaughan Williams: String quartet no. 1
Tickets £15, £13 in advance, u25s free, from Divertimento 01803 863677 or enquiries@divertimento.uk.com
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation

Saturday October 19 at 7.30 pm at St. Eustachius Church, Tavistock
Tamar Valley Male Voice Choir with combined Rugby & Coventry MVCs
Supporting CHSW

A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday October 19 at 7.30 pm at St. Mary's Church, High Street, Totnes
Improviso
Four former Royal College of Music students present music from the 17th and 18th centuries,
including works by Vivaldi, Handel and C.P.E. Bach
Tickets on the door at £14 (u18s £5) , in advance £13 (u18s £5) from Dartington Box office 01803 847070
This is a Totnes Early Music Society concert.
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday October 19 at 8 pm at Landulph Memorial Hall, Cornwall
Moscow Drug Club
Original compositions plus music from Leonard Cohen, Tom Waites, Bertold Brecht , Duke Ellington et al.
Tickets £15 from www.landulphfestival.co.uk or Clare: 07866 680971
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday October 19 at 7.15 pm at the Theatre Royal, Plymouth
Welsh National Opera
Bizet: Carmen
Sung in French with English surtitles
Tickets £15 - £54 from 01752 267222
 
Sunday October 20 at 3pm at St John’s Church, Bridgetown, Totnes
Divertimento String Quartet: Mary Eade, Lindsay Braga - violins, Andrew Gillett - viola, Vicky Evans - cello.
Haydn: String Quartet op 50 no 6 in D
Philip Glass: String Quartet No. 2
Turina: La Oración del Torero
Vaughan Williams: String quartet no. 1
Tickets £15, £13 in advance, u25s free, from Divertimento 01803 863677 or enquiries@divertimento.uk.com, Drift Records, 103 High Street, Totnes, 01803 866828 or at the door.
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Sunday October 20 at 3pm at St. Lawrence Chapel, Ashburton
Duncan Honeybourne - piano
British composers Benjamin Britten, John Ireland, Sir George Dyson, Edgar Bainton and Cecil Gibbs
Chopin: Sonata in B minor, op.58
Tickets £9 (u16s £6) include interval refreshments on the door or from 01364 652768
 
Sunday October 20 at 7 pm at Landulph Church, Cornwall
Lily Neill - harp.
Music including Irish jigs, Finnish tangos and Lithuanian dances
Tickets £10 from www.landulphfestival.co.uk or Clare: 07866 680971
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Sunday October 20 at 7.30 pm at The Royal British Legion Club, Tailyour Road, Crownhill, Plymouth PL6 5DH
Plymouth Jazz Club
The Eagle Jazz Band
Featuring Matt Palmer on saxophone & clarinet: a fine traditional six piece jazz band with a long history and a wide repertoire of tunes from the 1920's '30's and '40's including New Orleans Marches, Rags, Stomps, Blues, Swing etc..
Tickets £10 for visitors – all welcome– (Members £8, 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 October 20 at 3 pm at St. Lawrence Chapel, Ashburton
Duncan Honeybourne - piano
Classical Programme to include som English composers
Tickets £9 (u16s £6) include interval refreshments on the door or from01364 652768
 
Wednesday October 23 at 2.30 pm at Bethany Christian Home, Greenbank, Plymouth
Plymouth Clarion Choir
for the residents
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Wednesday October 23 at 8.30 pm at Churston Golf Club, TQ5 0LA
Fougou Jazz
John Pearce Quartet
Heartfelt renditions of classic jazz standards by a violin virtuoso
Tickets £14 on the door, £12 in advance from fougoumusic.com or 01803 898570
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Wednesday October 23 to Friday October 25 at 7.30 pm (Thursday Matinée 2 pm) at the Theatre Royal, Plymouth
Birmingham Royal Ballet
Giselle
Choreography David Bintley and Galina Samsova
Tickets £12 - £45 (concessions available) from Theatre Royal Box Office, tel: 01752 267222
Book now for Swan Lake next April for 10% discount
 
Friday October 25 at 8 pm at the Old Chapel, Calstock
The Delta Saxophone Quartet present Bowie, Berlin & Beyond + Project Flicks
Tickets £13 at the door, £12 advance, £1 reduction for Friends of Calstock Arts, £8 under 18s and students with ID, from 01726 879500 or from the Lime Kiln Gallery.
 
Saturday October 26 at 1 pm and 5 pm at Salisbury Rd Baptist Church, Salisbury Rd, Plymouth.
Birmingham Royal Ballet
Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf
Choreographer Ruth Brill
Tickets £18 (concessions available) from Theatre Royal Box Office, tel: 01752 267222
 
Sunday October 27 at 12.30 pm at the Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Plymouth PL1 3LG
Carlton Big Band
Tickets £8 / £9 from 01752 275850
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Saturday October 27 at 3 pm at Kingsbridge Methodist Church
Divertimento String Quartet: Mary Eade, Lindsay Braga - violins, Andrew Gillett - viola, Vicky Evans - cello.
Haydn: String Quartet op 50 no 6 in D
Philip Glass: String Quartet No. 2
Turina: La Oración del Torero
Vaughan Williams: String quartet no. 1
Tickets £15, £13 in advance, u25s free, from Divertimento 01803 863677 or enquiries@divertimento.uk.com
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation
Wednesday October 30 at 7 pm at Salisbury Rd Baptist Church, Salisbury Rd, Plymouth
The Sir Joshua Reynolds Choir, directed by Jenny George, Accompanist Anne Kalas
In Concert with The Learning Academies Trust Choir (The combined Choirs of Mount St., Prince Rock and Salisbury Rd Primary Schools)
'A Grand Night for Singing'
Admission £5.00 on the door – under 16 free.
A concert featuring or promoted by a  Plymouth Music Accord Member Organisation


 

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