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Baroque opera comes to Broadstone

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

We would like to invite you to a special charity afternoon, given by Hurn Court Opera, to raise funds for our music therapy charity which provides music therapy for young children at the Child Development Centre at Poole Hospital.

The afternoon will commence at 4 pm with tea/coffee/cake (included) in the church grounds(weather permitting) or in the church hall, and a performance of Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 3.

At 5 pm we charge our glasses and take our seats in the church for our opera performance of Dido and Anaeus.

The church grounds are spacious and you are also welcome to bring a picnic.
Andrew Foot

Suggested Donation of £20 per person – U18s are free.
IMPORTANT: TICKETS ARE ONLY AVAILABLE IN ADVANCE. NO TICKETS WILL BE ON SALE ON THE DOOR
Please make your cheque payable to Poole Hospital Charity (music therapy) and a gift aid form if you are a UK taxpayer and are happy to complete to:-
DR.ANDREW FOOT,  113 MIDDLEHILL ROAD, WIMBORNE BH21 2HL
If you have any questions please contact me on 07717570333 or foothart@gmail.com co
ffee, cake and refreshments will be included in donation price.

Conducted by Lynton Atkinson, and in support of Music Therapy at Poole Hospital, we thank Soundstorm and WYMT for sponsoring this event.

Bach’s Coffee Cantata & Fauré Requiem

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.

Featuring Isabelle and James Atkinson (Royal College of Music), Adam Maxey, and the Salisbury Chamber Chorus; conducted by Lynton Atkinson.

Afternoon programme:

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

Buy a little, help us a lot with the Co-op

Every time members shop at the Co-op, 1% of what they spend on selected own-brand products and services goes to the Co-op Local Community Fund.

We are delighted to have been selected as one of the local good causes by the Co-op, so if you are already a member or would consider joining (it costs £1) you can choose to give your 1% to Poole Society For Young Musicians (PSYM). This funding period is for 11 months until the 27 October 2018.

Please help us to raise more money to continue to provide outstanding concerts and educational music events for your community by joining as a member or, if you are already, choose us as your local cause.

Thank you.

 

 

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!

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