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Concert Review: Iberian Treasury

Long awaited Bank Holiday sunshine provided a suitable backdrop for a sonically spectacular concert of Renaissance Spanish and Portuguese music for voices and viols, presented by Blackdowns Early  Music Projects in St John’s Church, Wellington on 7 May. Comment overheard … Continue reading

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Two Concerts for May Day Bank Holiday

Two wonderful concerts coming up over the May Day Bank Holiday:            Sunday May 6th at 8 pm ALL SAINTS’ CHURCH, CULMSTOCK EX15 3JD Folies et folettes: Recital of virtuoso French baroque music for viols and … Continue reading

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Concert review – Viadana

What a way to beat the weather! In spite of the predictions of very severe conditions of cold wind, snow and ice, director Andrew Parrott arrived just before the blizzard, together with 2/3 of the invited singers  to rehearse while … Continue reading

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Viadana concert will go ahead!

In spite of the challenges presented by the Beast from the East and Emma from the South, the singers are here, the director and most of the band are here preparing for Sunday’s Concert. This will go ahead on Sunday as advertised at … Continue reading

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Viadana 1612 Vespers: Guest Director Andrew Parrott

Lodovico da Viadana c.1560 – c.1627   Vespers of 1612 Robert Carver c. 1487 – after 1566   Missa Dum sacrum mysterium Church of St John the Baptist, Wellington  TA21 8QY Sunday March 4th 2018 at 6 pm Tickets  £15/£8/free to under … Continue reading

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Dates in 2018, Church of St John the Baptist TA21 8QY

Sunday March 4th at 6pm  Musical Director ANDREW PARROTT Robert Carver Missa dum Sacrum Mysterium and Viadana Vespers of 1612 Bank Holiday Monday May 7th at 6 pm Musical Director JANJOOST VAN ELBURG Voices & Viols, music from Spain & … Continue reading

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Grand Baroque III – the afterglow!

The performance was absolutely terrific according to participants and audience alike. Thank you to everyone who took part and came to the concert, a lot of work but so worth it! One of the professional players, trumpet Russ Gilmour,  blogged … Continue reading

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…and more German Baroque in August

Preludes, Partitas & Grounds: music by Froberger, Buxtehude, Pachelbel and JS Bach Harpsichord Recital by Steven Devine on Sunday 27th August at 6.15 pm in The Church of St John the Baptist, Wellington TA21 8QY. Steven has performed all over … Continue reading

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