Past Events

Broadstone Music series has been running for several successful seasons, if you would like to find out more about our previous events please have a look below and click through to find out more about each season.

2016 Season

January 2016

Trio Asana
St Nicholas Church

February 2016

Baroque Coffee House
Broadstone United Reformed Church

2015 Season

December 2015

The Magic of Christmas
Broadstone Methodist Church
The Broadstone Music Series Orchestra and Choir
Lynton Atkinson – Conductor

October 2015

Out of the Shadows
The Fieri Consort
St Huberts Church, Corfe Mullen

July 2015

Celebration of the harp
With BSO principal Harpist Eluned Pierce and young harpist Rosie Gill
St Nicholas Church

June 2015

Midsummer music with Jay Jenkinson & Nathaniel Brawn
Also with Local young cellists: Dan Grinstead, Bonnie Schwartz & Anna Whitehead.
St Nicholas Church

April 2015

The Magic Flute
Broadstone Music Series Orchestra  and Community Chorus
Conductor – Lynton Atkinson
Chorus tutor – Jean Holt


March 2015

Fundraising quiz night
Broadstone United Reformed Church

February 2015

Workshop with BSO musicians:

February 2015

Improvisations with Sam Hanson
St Nicholas Church, Corfe Mullen

2014 Season

December 2014

Cracking Classics at Christmas
With young soloists, the Broadstone Music Series Orchestra & Choir

November 2014

Smooth Classics (and a little cake!)
Recital with Helen Tudor – flute, Christopher Edwards – oboe, Neil Sissons – piano

October 2014

An Autumn Prelude
With guest musicians
Guest clarinet – Marina Finnamore
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Local young guest – Jack Bond
Double bass
Jennifer Curiel & Magda Gruca-Broadbent
Violin, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Alison Kay
Guest Cellist – Judith Burgin
The Orchestra of Opera North

July 2014

A Summer Serenade
Recital with

  • Nathalie Green-Buckley – viola
  • Matt Rainsford – trumpet
  • James Atkinson – bass
  • David Hedley – oboe
  • accompanied by Helen Nicholas

June 2014

Vintage Tea Party

June 2014

Violin Recital with Amyn Merchant & Daniel Tong

March 2014

Spring Rhythms
Advanced Soloists Recital
St Nicholas Church, Corfe Mullen

February 2014

A Celebration of Love
St Ncholas Church, Corfe Mullen
A Recital with Hannah Ely – soprano & Helen Nicholas – piano

2013 Season

December 2013

Classics by Candlelight
St Nicholas Church, Corfe Mullen

  • Kevin Smith
    Guest conductor
  • Sam Hanson
  • Helen Nicholas (piano)
  • Hannah Ely (soprano)
  • James Atkinson (bass)


November 2013

Royal Academy of Music, Chamber Music Fellowship Award Winners
Alauda String Quartet
St Nicholas Church, Corfe Mullen

September 2013

Gala concert
St Nicholas Church

  • Jennifer Curiel & Kate Turnbull – violin
  • Judith Preston & Alison Kay – viola
  • Stephanie Oade – cello
  • Helen Nicholas – piano

August 2013

Music for a summer evening
Recital with Tim Rathbone & Sam Hanson
St Nicholas Church, Corfe Mullen

June 2013

Vintage tea Party

June 2013

Recital with Rosalie Curlett, David Hedley & Su Yu
St Nicholas Church, Corfe Mullen

April 2013

Spring Rhythms
Advanced young soloists recital
Broadstone United Reformed Church

  • Isabelle Atkinson – Soprano
  • Polly Bartlett – Oboe
  • Stacey Newlin – Viola
  • Dominic Casey – Piano
  • Nathalie Green-Buckley – Viola
  • James Atkinson – Baritone
  • Charlotte Brook – Flute
  • Jessamy Pullen – Viola
  • Stacey Newlin – Bassoon
  • Yip Mun Allen-piano
  • Tom Kidman – Trumpet

Accompanist – Duncan Honeybourne

February 2013

String and Brass Workshops
St Nicholas Church, Corfe Mullen

Led by Maxime Tortelier, Kate Turnbull, Robb Tooley & Ed Lockwood

February 2013

BSO Wind Principals Trio
St Nicholas Church, Corfe Mullen

2012 Season

December 2012

Christmas Baroque Celebration
St Nicholas Church, Corfe Mullen

October 2012

Fizz and Fancies Gala Concert in aid of the 2013 series
St Nicholas Church, Corfe Mullen

  • Jennifer Curiel
  • Alison Kay,
  • Philippa Stevens
  • David Kenihan
  • Helen Nicholas (Jette Parker Young Artist)

September 2012

Recital with Patrick Curlett & Su Yu
Broadstone United Reformed Church

July 2012

A Summer Evening of Music from Our Young Graduate Musicians
Broadstone United Reformed Church

  •  Emily Richards (viola) and Erin Sawicka (piano)
  • David Hedley (oboe)
  • Sophie Jones (violin)
  • Rachael Stevens (flute), David Hedley (oboe), Stephen Otter (horn), Jenny Law (clarinet), Kathryn Casey (bassoon)
  • Peter Banks (viola)
  • Tim Rathbone (violin)
  • Emily Maidment (violin)
  • Accompanist: Christopher Edwards.

June 2012

Piano recital with Helen Nicholas
Broadstone United Reformed Church

May 2012

Organ Recital with Sam Hanson
St Peter’s Church Bournemouth

May 2012

Masterclass with Catherine Martin

  • Yip Mun Allan
  • Helena Bartlett (violin)
  • Polly Bartlett (oboe)
  • Adam Collins (violin)
  • Nathalie Green-Buckley (viola)
  • Stacey Newlin (bassoon)
  • Esme Phillips
  • Jessamy Pullen (violin)
  • Joanna Seaby (violin)
  • Bonnie Shwarzz (cello)
  • Anicka Suffraz

April 2012

Recital with Gillian Rycroft & Jennifer Miles
Broadstone United Reformed Church

February 2012

Recital with Helen Tudor, Christopher Edwards & Hannah Ely
Broadstone United Reformed Church

2011 Season

October 2011

‘If music be the food of love’
Wimborne Minster Concert as part of the Wimborne food festival
Recital with Vivien Chasey & Richard Shaw

July 2011

Recital with Patrick Curlett & Su Yu

2010 Season

December 2010

Winter Concert in aid of Julia’s House
Young Musicians Concert

  • Sophie Jones
  • Kathryn Casey
  • Dominic Casey
  • David Emerson