Saturday 29th April
Endangered Species Recital
St John the Baptist Church, Broadstone
Sunday 4th June, 4pm
Broadstone’s Baroque Opera
9th July 2017
Here’s a quick video of our double reed day tutors rehearsing last week to whet your appetite for the double reed workshop. For more information visit the double reed day page here
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
A Celebration of the Baroque Era
Sunday 19th February, 3 – 5pm
Broadstone Methodist Church hall
Following the success of the 2016 event, The Baroque Coffee House returns offering a varied programme of beautifully performed Baroque repertoire to be enjoyed with afternoon coffee, tea, and locally made cakes.
Performed by a diverse collective of talented young local musicians, supported by professional musicians and tutors, the event aims to emulate the atmosphere of the old English coffee shops, a place in the 17th and 18th centuries where people would meet for conversation, commerce, music, and caffeine.
Tickets in advance from Hintons, Broadstone, or Broadstone Music.
Hurn Court Opera comes to Broadstone; presenting Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas
Purcell, Dido and Aeneas
9th July 2017, from 4pm
St John’s Church, Broadstone
Building on the success of the 2015 Mozart “Magic Flute” performance and the gala concert in July 2016, Broadstone Music Series will collaborate once again with young singers from London conservatoires at this annual charity fundraiser.
Dear Friends, Music Therapy Supporters and Broadstone Music Series Supporters
Conducted by Lynton Atkinson, and in support of Music Therapy at Poole Hospital, we thank Soundstorm and WYMT for sponsoring this event.
Sunday 4th June, 4pm
St John the Baptist Church Broadstone
Adults £8 / Children £3
Poulenc trio for oboe bassoon and piano,
Vivaldi C Minor Oboe Sonata
Dorati 5 pieces for Solo Oboe
Nathalie studies with Martin Outram at the Royal Academy of Music. A multi-instrumentalist, she has performed with the National Children’s Orchestra, Wessex Youth Orchestra, and National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain. (Find out more…)
Stacey has played in the National Children’s Orchestra, Wessex Youth Orchestra, and the National Youth Orchestra. In 2015 she began her degree at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama studying under Daniel Jemison. (Find out more…)
Polly attended Talbot Heath and Bournemouth Schools. She is currently studying with Olivier Stankiewicz. In 2016, Polly reached the Woodwind Final of the BBC Young Musician of the Year. Her solo recital was broadcast on BBC 4 television and BBC radio 3 in April this year. (find out more…)
The musicians will also take a workshop, find out more here!
Sunday 23rd April, 3:45pm
St John the Baptist Church, Broadstone, BH18 8AR
Don’t miss this special coffee themed event — an afternoon of coffee, cakes, and wine, Bach’s rarely performed miniature comic opera, and Fauré’s Requiem.
3.45pm coffee and cake served in church hall.
4.30pm “Coffee Cantata” performance in the church with soloists (Isabelle and James) with a professional ensemble including: Sam Hanson: harpsichord, Jennifer Curiel: violin, Andrew Foot: violin, Alison Kay: viola, Judith Bergin: cello, David Kenihan: double bass.
5pm glass of wine or soft drink ( Donations gratefully received)
5.30pm Faure’s Requiem soloists include Adam Maxey and Charles Wheelan, with Salisbury chamber chorus, young and older local singers join for the occasion, & Broadstone Music Series chamber orchestra.
Tickets: On sale from Hintons on the Broadway, Broadstone or reserved by calling 01202 695773 – we highly recommend you obtain your ticket in advance to secure your seat.
£12 Adults, Students and Children £6
28th January 2017 4pm – 6pm
St John’s Church Broadstone.
Flute workshop by Holly Cook with Helen Nicholas on piano.
Masterclasses, ensemble playing and workshop on ethnic flutes, western flutes and whistles.
All ages welcome but limited places available. Only 4 Masterclass slots are available so this will be on first come 1st serve basis.
Please apply below
Deadline is 17th January.
Dorchester Piano Quartet is a recent extension of Dorchester Piano Trio which has given concerts in and around Dorset for the last 10 years. The group is based at Dorset County Museum and its concerts pair a sonata with a piece for the full group.
The programme will also include short performance of Mozart And Beethoven performed by local young musicians who have been coached by the Dorchester Quartet as part of our education programme for young musicians.
Tickets are £10 Adults, U18s & Students £3 – on the door or from Hintons on the Broadway Broadstone.
For anyone who may be interested in learning a double-reed instrument; children and adults alike. A specialist will be on hand with oboes and bassoons for you to try. We can give you information about finding a teacher and hiring an instrument through SoundStorm Music Hub; teacher lists and plenty of other advice about these unusual instruments. Stay to hear the tutor performances and ensembles if you would like to.
We have a wonderful day lined up with a tutors’ performance, masterclasses and playing in a massed ensemble.
Come along to Kinson Community Centre for a day of all things double reed with:
Masterclass or workshop participation:
The masterclasses & workshops must be booked in advance, please use our sign up form below as soon as possible, places are limited!