Programme 2019-2020

Sat 07 Sept 2019, 8.00pm

Fitzwilliam String Quartet

GLAZUNOV: 2 Noveletten Op.15
DELIUS: Late Swallows
MOZART: Quartet in D, K.575 ‘Prussian’
J.S. BACH: 3 Contrapuncti from ‘The Art of Fugue’
BEETHOVEN: Quartet in F Min Op.95

Sat 19 Oct 2019, 7.30pm

Macha Hulin & Simon Adda-Reyss (Piano Duo)

DUKAS: The Sorcerer's Apprentice
SCHUBERT: Fantasia in F minor, D.940
BIZET: Excerpts from "Children’s Games", Op.22
RACHMANINOV: Six Pieces, Op.11

We gratefully acknowledge support from Bell Financial Planning, Melrose, towards this concert.

Sat 7 Dec 2019, 3.00pm

Scozzesi - One of Scotland’s finest Male Vocal Ensembles

From Operatic favourites to songs from nearer home, they present a programme to delight everyone.

Sat 18 Jan 2020, 7.30pm

Fitzroy String Quartet

BOCCHERINI: String Quartet Op.2 No.4
BENEDICT MASON: String Quartet No. 1
SCHUBERT: String Quartet in Dm, No.14, D810

Sat 16 Nov 2019, 7.30pm -> Sun 23 Feb 2020, 3.00pm

Matthew Trusler (Violin) & Ashley Wass (Piano)

Kindly rescheduled, with many thanks to Mathew and Ashley, from the November date that so unfortunately had to be cancelled due to a burglary.

‘Around the World in 80 Minutes’
Inspired by the exploits of Phileas Fogg, and coming 500 years after Magellan began his expedition to sail around the world, this musical adventure circumnavigates the globe through a collection of carefully chosen works which vividly capture the spirit of each country visited along the way.

Sun 1 March 2020, 7.30pm

Jonathan Radford (Saxophone) & Eleanor Kornas (Piano)

‘Across the Pyrenees: French and Spanish Music for Saxophone’
An exciting and colourful exploration of the cultural sympathy and musical styles of the two countries on either side of the Pyrenees.

This concert is sponsored by The Tunnell Trust

Postponed [was Fri 27 Mar 2020, 7.30pm - new date to be announced]

Postponed! Clare Hammond Piano

Please note that this concert has been postponed and will not take place on 27th March.

We do not yet have an alternative date lined up, but will publish details here once we do. Many thanks for your understanding.

MENDELSSOHN Songs Without Words, Op. 67
BEETHOVEN Sonata No. 3 in C major, Op. 2 No. 3
SCHUMANN - Humoreske, Op. 20
SALLY BEAMISH Voices in Silence
EARL WILD / GERSHWIN 3 Virtuoso Etudes after Gershwin,
    No. 7: Fascinatin’ Rhythm
    No. 4: Embraceable You
    No. 6: I Got Rhythm

All Concerts are in Melrose Parish Church Hall