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Fieri Consort – The Courtesan’s Gaze

Saturday 26th May 2018 – 7:30pm
St John’s Church, Broadstone

Members of the Fieri Consort, Hannah Ely & Lucy Cox are joined by Toby Carr & Aileen Henry to perform music by Monteverdi, Cavalli & Strozzi.

Barbara Strozzi was a 17th century, groundbreaking composer of sensual, dramatic & unusual songs.

Tickets: Adults £15, under 18’s £7

Interval wine and soft drinks will be available.

Workshop

2pm with the Fieri Singers or Baroque guitar with Toby Carr.
Applications open online soon.
£20 (includes entry to concert)

Halcyon Quartet

Saturday 14th April 2018, 7pm
St John’s Church, Broadstone

Formed in September 2012 at the Royal Academy of Music, the prize winning Halycon Quartet will be performing a programme including Dvořák’s “American” String Quartet.

  • Claudia Fuller (Violin 1)
  • Leidy Sinclair (Violin 2)
  • nathalie Green-Buckley (Viola)
  • Hee Yeon Cho (Cello)

Described as “the future stars of British Chamber Music” the performances as “passionate, poetic and flawless

Tickets:
Adults £10
Under 18’s £3

Interval wine & soft drinks will be available

Quartet masterclass, details to be announced.

 

Béla Hartmann – Piano recital

Béla Hartmann Piano Recital
Sunday 11th March 2018, 4pm
St John’s Church

A prize winner of both national and international competitions, the Czech-German pianist Béla Hartmann presents a captivating recital titled “From Vienna to Warsawi” Comprising music by Mozart, Schubert, Chopin, Beethoven and more.

He held us spellbound with subtle interpretation
Oxford Times

Tickets: Adults £12, under 18’s £7

Interval tea and cakes will be available

A piano workshop will be associated with this recital. Details to be released shortly.
£15 (includes entry to concert)

11th November – Purcell School Soloists Recital

Saturday 11th November 2017, 4pm
Broadstone United Reformed Church,

We are privileged that some young star musicians from this world famous British music school are making a return visit this Autumn. The Purcell School provides a rounded education with music at its heart, and turn out some of the most successful musicians in the country. Students from the Purcell School regularly win scholarships to the best music colleges in the UK and around the world. They enjoy frequent success in competitions locally, nationally and internationally.

“It gives me great hope for the future of the music profession when I hear what these young people are capable of”
Sir Simon Rattle – President of the Purcell School

Programme:

  • Paganini
    Caprice No.13
  • Bach
    Partita No. 1
    i Allemande
  • Paganini
    Nel Cor Piu Non Mi Sento
  • Kodály
    Sonata for Cello
    iii Allegro molto vivace
  • Chopin
    Nocturne in B Major (Op. 62, No.1)
  • Albéniz
    El Puerto
  • Ravel
    Sonata for Violin and Cello
    i Allegro
    ii Tres vif
    iii Lent
    iv Avec entrain

Adults £8
Under 18’s £3

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Free entry for Broadstone Music Summer School Students.

15th December – Christmas Concert

Friday 15th December 2017, 7:30pm with pre concert music from 6:45
St Nicholas’ Church, Corfe Mullen,

Local young musician and National Youth Orchestra Principal Viola, Helena Bartlett, will perform the Telemann Viola Concert and Tom Unitt-Jones performs Albinoni’s 2nd oboe concerto as part of a Baroque programme by professional and student musicians celebrating the 400th anniversary of Handel’s Water Music.

This will be followed by Sam Jewison directing his own arrangements from the Great American Songbook. An award-winning singer and conductor, Sam studied at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance and has been described as an “MD professional beyond his years.”

Music by Telemann, Handel, Gershwin and Cole Porter

Adults £8
Under 18’s £3
Festive nibbles will be available in the interval.

11th February – Coffee House Concert

Sunday 11th February 2018, 4pm
St John’s Church, Broadstone

Talented young musicians will perform alongside professionals in one of our most popular annual events. Enjoy a variety of exceptional solo and chamber music performances while you sample tea, fresh coffee, and a selection of delicious cakes!

The programme will include highlights from our 2017 Summer School including music by Mozart, Schubert and more.

Adults £10
Under 18’s £6

Entrance includes drink and cake.
ADVANCED BOOKING ESSENTIAL!

Join us: Vocal Workshop

Saturday 29th April, afternoon
Broadstone United Reformed Church, BH18 9AB

Join us for a classical voice masterclass with two of Dorset’s finest young singers. James and Isabelle have been performing in Poole and around the UK for many years. Regular Broadstone Music Series concert-goers will recognise them from their acclaimed appearances over the last 2 years in our many operas and concerts.

The afternoon will include masterclasses and an ensemble workshop. The day will finish with a final performance including a performance from both Isabelle and James Atkinson.

Expect to be challenged, improved and a lot of fun!!!

There are limited places for the classical vocal masterclasses so please sign up below.

All ages welcome.

Want to be inspired? How about this clip from Don Giovanni