Concerts

For all concert enquiries, please contact music@christchurchdidsbury.org.uk

2019

WINTER INTO SPRING CONCERT DATES FOR YOUR DIARY
Programme details to be announced as available

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Saturday 9th March at 7.30 pm
William Byrd Singers
Conductor: Keith Orrell
Choir and Brass
Bach:
  Ich Lasse Dich Nicht (recently discovered 7th Motet)

Chorale Prelude “Jesu meine Freude” BWV 610 (organ)  Komm, Jesu, Komm
Bruckner:  Aequalis no.1 (3 trombones), Antiphon – Tota Pulchra es, Ecce Sacerdos Magnus
Hindemith:  Sonata for Four Horns (2nd movt – Lebhaft)
Orrell:  The Sacrifice            Schumann:   Drei Lieder Op. 62
Brahms:   Vier Gesänge Op. 17            Hindemith:   Apparebit Repentina dies

Admission £12/£10 concessions/£5 students   Refreshments available
http://www.williambyrdsingers.org.uk/

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Saturday 30th March at 7.30 pm
Alteri Chamber Choir
Musical Director:  David Jones

” Star of the Sea”
A programme of choral music from the fifteenth to the twenty-first centuries
Settings of Ave Maris Stella by Josquin des Prez, Grieg, James MacMillan and Grace Williams, alongside Josquin’s magnificent Missa L’homme armé and
Three Sacred Chants by Jeffrey Lewis (premiered by Altèri in 2006).

Admission Includes One Drink:  £12/£10 concessions/£5 students   Refreshments available
https://alterichamberchoir.com/

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Friday 26 April at 7.30 pm
Northern Chamber Orchestra Soloists
Nicolas Ward & Simon Gilks violins,  Richard Muncey, viola and Cara Berridge, cello
Programme:
Haydn: String Quartet in C op 20 no 2    Prokofiev:  Quartet no 1 op 50   Schubert: Death and the Maiden D 810

Admission £15/over 65’s £12/Students & under 18’s Free   Refreshments available
https://www.ncorch.co.uk/

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Saturday 11th May at 7.30 pmWilliam Byrd Singers

Saturday 18th May at 7.30 pmPhil Kelsall M.B.E. Organist of Blackpool Tower Ballroom

Friday 31st May – Details tbc

Saturday 8th June at 7.30 pmManchester Chamber Choir

Sunday 23 June & 7 pmStockport Youth Orchestra

Sunday 7th July – David Price Organ Recital