St Luke's Church

St Luke's Church Community Centre is just that, a Church which is used for worship jointly by. . . more>>

Gipsy Kings at Audley End House, Saffron Waldon

Gipsy Kings at Audley End House, Saffron Waldon
Audley End House and Gardens
Since the release of their international hit single Bamboleo, from their platinum-selling debut album, they have dominated the World Music charts, and sold more than 14 million albums worldwide. Enjoy a Latin night to remember with the legendary Rumba-Flamenco style of The Gipsy Kings.

Byrd, Delius, Walton .... English Voices - Closing Concert - Cambridge Summer Music Festival 2008

Byrd, Delius, Walton .... English Voices - Closing Concert - Cambridge Summer Music Festival 2008
King's College Cambridge

Closing Concert

Timothy Brown conductor
Stewart French guitar

Musicke's Praier
Programme includes:
Byrd Laudibus in sanctis
Palestrina Super flumina Babylonis
Graham Ross Precor Te
Lotti Crucifixus
Allegri Miserere
Walton Cantico del Sole (Prayer of St Francis)
Pearsall Lay a Garland
Stanford The Blue Bird
Delius To be sung of a Summer Night on the Water
Vaughan Williams Three Shakespeare Songs

Some music sings out for the acoustic of King's, and Allegri's famous Miserere is just one work amongst a luscious programme of Italian and English early and twentieth century choral music in which the English Voices show the supremacy of the choir in a glorious surrounding. The concert is enhanced by the soft addition of guitar to create a perfect summery ending to this year's Festival.

Peterhouse College Theatre

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Free Lunchtime Concert

Free Lunchtime Concert
Emmanuel United Reformed Church
The Devas Trio (violin, cello and piano) was formed at the Royal Manchester College of Music (predecessor to the Royal Northern College of Music). A recurring comment from their engagements is always that the trio's long association produces a deeply intuitive rapport both in ensemble and interpretation.

Their programme:
Malcolm Arnold: Trio Op 54
Dvorak Trio in F Minor Op.65

All welcome - there will be a retiring collection

Peter Yardley-Jones

Peter Yardley-Jones
St John's College Chapel

Tuesday Lunchtime Organ Recital

Peter Yardley-Jones University Organ Scholar, University of Glasgow

Programme includes:
Fredrik Sixten Festival Toccata (UK Premiere)
Organ Sonata (English Premiere)
Yon Toccatina for flute
Handel La Rejouissance

Anne Page - organ and harmonium

Anne Page - organ and harmonium
Jesus College Chapel

From the Grand Siècle to the modern age

The full-length programme will survey French music for organ from Pierre Attaignant (1531) to the 20th century, including the Grand Dialogue by Marchand, pieces by Dandrieu and Boëly, Alain's Premiere Fantaisie and Messiaen's Dieu parmi nous, played on the new Kuhn organ in Jesus College Chapel. Pieces by Lefébure-Wély, Franck and Vierne will be played on the instrument which evolved in France during the 1840s, the harmonium.

Jesus College Chapel

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    Clare College Chapel

    For the past thirty years, music has had a high profile in the life of the College. A thriving Musi. . . more>>

    Victoria (harp) James Tyrnbull (oboe)

    Victoria (harp) James Tyrnbull (oboe)
    All Saints Church
    Prizewinning artists and participating players in the Countess of Munster Recital Scheme, Victoria Davies and James Turnbull present a captivating programme which includes Michael Berkeley's Second Still Life and Alan Hoddinot's Bagatelle - delightful music written especially for the unusual combination of harp and oboe. Bach's Sonata in G minor for oboe will be heard in an arrangement for the two instruments, while Debussy's ravishing Deux Arabesques, and Fauré's Une châtelaine en sa tour are for harp alone.
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