2014 Season

December 2014

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

  • Mozart
    Horn Concerto no. 4 in E-flat major
    Allegro maestoso ~ Romance (Andante cantabile) ~ Rondo (Allegro vivace)
    Harvey Turnbull, Robert Hardyman and Henry Tan (Horn)
  • Elgar
    Romance for Bassoon, Op.62
    Stacey Newlin (Bassoon)
  • J.S. Bach
    Brandenburg Concerto No.3 in G major
    Allegro moderato ~ Adagio ~ Allegro
  • Handel
    Messiah (excerpts from)
    Jonny de Garis – “The People who walked in Darkness”
    Isobel Atkinson – “Rejoice Greatly “
    Adam Maxey – “Why do the nations so furiously rage”
    Yolanda Harding – “I know that my Redeemer liveth”
    James Atkinson – “The Trumpet shall sound”
  • Handel
    Zadok the Priest

November 2014

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

  • Giuseppe Sammartini
    Sonata in G for oboe and piano
  • G. F. Handel
    Sonata in C majoR
  • Paul Taffanel
    Allegretto and Allegro
  • Hamilton Harty
    In Ireland
  • Leonard Ball
  • Felix Mendelssohn (arr. by D. Walter)
    Song without words
  • Déodat de Séverac
    Baigneuses au soleil
  • A. Mancini
  • G. P. Telemann
    Fantasie No. 2 for unaccompanied flute
  • Ian Clarke
  • Edmund Rubbra
    Sonata in C major for oboe and piano Op.100
  • J. S. Bach
    Sonata in E minor 3rd movement
  • Philippe Gaubert
    Nocturne et Allegro Scherzando
  • Reynaldo Hahn (arr. by C. Edwards)
    A Chloris
  • Gabriel Fauré (arr. by C. Edwards)
    Après un Rêve
  • Louis Moreau Gottschalk
    The Banjo Op.15
  • Philippe Gaubert

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


  • Antonín Dvořák
    String Quintet in G Major No.2, Op.77
    Allegro con fuoco  ~  Scherzo. Allegro Vivace  ~  Poco Andante  ~ Finale. Allegro Assai 
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Clarinet Quintet in A major, K.581
    Allegro  ~  Larghetto  ~  Menuetto – Trio I – Trio II  ~ Allegretto con Variazioni

July 2014

A Summer Serenade
Recital with

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


  • James Atkinson
    • Gluck
      O Del Mio Dolce Ardor
    • Schubert
      Two songs from ‘Schwanengesang’
      I. Liebesbotschaft ~ II. Das Fischermädchen
  • David Hedley
    • Martinů
      Oboe Concerto
      I. Moderato ~ II. Poco Andante ~ III. Poco Allegro
  • Nathalie Green-Buckley
    • Rebecca Clarke
      Sonata for Viola and Piano
      I. Impetuoso – Poco Agitato ~ II. Vivace
  • Matt Rainsford
    • Haydn
      Trumpet Concerto
  • Nathalie Green-Buckley
    • Hummel
      Phantasy in G minor
  • Matt Rainsford
    • Eric Ewazen
      Sonata for Trumpet and Piano
  • David Hedley
    • David Gordon
      ‘Bebop Tango’ for Cor Anglais and Piano
  • James Atkinson
    • Finzi
      Three songs from ‘Earth and Air and Rain’
      I. When I set out for Lyonesse ~ II. In a Churchyard
      III. Proud Songsters
    • Rodgers & Hammerstein – Some Enchanted Evening

June 2014

Vintage Tea Party

  • Mozart
    Oboe Quartet
    Polly Bartlett, Jess Balfour, Rob Hardyman, Rachel Leigh
  • String Trios
    Tristan Apperley, Anna Whitehead, Rachel Leigh
  • Mozart
    Flute Quartet
    Natasha Gibbs, Tristan Apperley, Oskar Apperley, Dan Grinstead
  • Bach Cello Suite
    Dan Grinstead
  • Violin / Viola Duets
    Tristan and Oskar Apperley
  • Henri Duparc
    Romance and Sérénade
  • Puccini
    Donde Lieta from La Bohème
    Yolanda Harding, soprano accompanied by Christopher Dowie
  • A selection of favourite pieces
    Wessex Brass Quintet
    Tom Kidman, Harvey Turnbull, Christopher Gray, Dominic Casey, Joe Falliuan

June 2014

Violin Recital with Amyn Merchant & Daniel Tong

  • Franz Schubert
    Sonatina No.1 in D Major, D.384
  • Leoš Janáček
    Violin Sonata
    Con moto  ~  Ballada  ~  Allegretto  ~  Adagio
  • Claude Debussy
    Violin Sonata in G minor
    Allegro vivo  ~  Intermède: Fantasque et léger  ~  Finale: Très animé
  • Fritz Kreisler
    a selection

March 2014

Spring Rhythms
Advanced Soloists Recital
St Nicholas Church, Corfe Mullen

  • Mozart
    “Spring Quartet”, String quartet K387 in G Major
    Violin 1 – Adam Collins, Violin 2 – Helena Bartlett, Viola – Oskar Apperley, Cello – Dan Grinstead
  • Dvořák
    “Song to the Moon” from Rusalka
    Soprano – Yolanda Harding
  • Vaughan Williams
    “Prelude” & “Christmas Dance” from Suite, Group 1
    Viola – Joanna Seaby
  • J S Bach
    Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV 1041
    Anicka Sufraz
  • Ian Clark
    Flute – Natasha Gibbs
  • Glinka
    Sonata in D minor,
    Viola – Helena Bartlett
  • William Hurlstone
    Bassoon Sonata in F major,
    Stacey Newlin
  • Chopin
    Piano – Hattie Kay
  • J S Bach
    Unaccompanied Suite No.1 in G major, BWV 1007
    Viola – Oskar Apperley
  • Schubert
    “Ganymed”, “Geheimes” and “Rastlose Liebe”
    Soprano – Isobel Atkinson
  • Giovanni Bottesini
    Elegy in C
    Double bass – Jack Bond
  • Beethoven
    “Spring” sonata No.5 in F major Op.24
    4th movement, Rondo  ~  Violin – Adam Collins
  • Gabriel Grovlez
    Sarabande et Allegro
    Oboe – Polly Bartlett

February 2014

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

  • Henry Purcell …..  “Sweeter Than Roses”, “Not all my Torments”, Soprano
  • Poetry reading by Rebecca Moses
    • Elizabeth Barrett Browning from “Sonnets from the Portuguese”
      “How do I Love thee?”
    • Carol Ann Duffy
  • Franz Schubert
    Impromptu No.3 Op.90, for piano
  • Poetry reading by Harriet Kay
    • Oscar Wilde
      “To My Wife”
    • William Shakespeare
      Sonnet No.116, “Let me not to the marriage of true minds”
  • Franz Schubert, songs
    “Lachen und Weinen”, “Du Bist die Ruh”, “Gretchen am Spinnrade”, Soprano
  • Poetry reading by Angharad Burn
    • EE Cummings
      “I Carry your Heart With Me”
  • Poetry reading by William Harvey-Deadman
    • William Shakespeare
      Sonnet No.130, “My Mistress’ eyes are nothing like the sun”
  • Robert Schumann
    Op.28 No.2, for piano
  • Poetry reading by Eliza Bichard
    • Edward Lear
      The Owl and the Pussycat”
    • Percy Bysshe Shelley
      The Mountains Mingle with the River”
  • Robert Schumann
    Frauenliebe I, II & IV ~ “Seit ich ihn gesehen” ~ “Er, der Herrlichste von allen” ~ “Du Ring an meinem Finger”
  • Read by Rosemary Allen
    • Charles Dickens
      Extract from “David Copperfield”
  • Frédéric Chopin
    Nocturne Op .27 No.2, for piano
  • Poetry reading by Barbara Brown
    • Robert Burns
      My Love is like a red, red Rose”
  • Gabriel Fauré
    songs “Mandoline” ~ “En Sourdine” ~ “Notre Amour” ~ “Le Secret”
  • Poetry reading by Rebecca Moses
    • Thomas Hardy
      “The Voice”
    • William Shakespeare
      O Mistress Mine Where are you Roaming?
      from Twelfth Night Act 2 Scene 3
  • Claude Debussy
    Image No.1, for piano
  • Poetry reading by Angharad Burn
    • Christina Rossetti
      Bridle Song”
  • Poetry reading by Eliza Bichard
    • Christopher Marlowe
      “The Passionate Shepherd to His Love”
  • Benjamin Britten
    “ll est quelqu’un sur terre”
  • Benjamin Britten
    “Waly Waly”
  • Armstrong Gibbs
    “When I was One-and-Twenty”
  • Soprano
  • Poetry reading by Harriet Kay:
    • Christina Rossetti
      “Sudden Light”
    • William Shakespeare
      Sonnet No.18 “Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day?”
  • Poetry reading by Angharad Burn
    • John Donne
      “Air and Angels”
  • Madeleine Dring
    “It was a lover”