Concerts

All concerts are at the Welshpool Methodist Church and begin at 7.30pm unless otherwise stated

PROGRAMME FOR  2017-18

Saturday 2 September 2017   Local Young Musicians

Although not included in the annual subscription (tickets £5 at the door), we hope members will come to support the talented young musicians from the local area who will be entirely responsible for organising as well as performing at this traditional annual concert.
Organisers for 2017:   Charlotte Higgins and Craig Allan

Charlotte:   mobile 07580 609745  (preference) or 01686 630431

Craig:   mobile 07852 438117  (preference) or 01588 620800

12 October 2017:   Welsh Chamber Orchestra:

A full orchestral concert to celebrate the launch of our anniversary Season

9 November 2017   Richard Ormrod:

Richard is an acclaimed international pianist and teacher at the Royal Northern College of Music.

18 January 2018     William Dutton: 

William is the violinist who won the won the String Category at the BBC Young Musician of the Year Competition in 2014, and is now forging an international career

15 February 2018    The Albany Trio:   

A diverse and innovative young ensemble whose repertoire focuses especially on works by female composers, both current and historic, alongside the traditional canon of piano trio music.

15 March 2018   The Bute Clarinet Quartet:

The brilliant young clarinet ensemble which local musician Tom Howells brought together while studying for his MA at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama

 

Previous Season’s concerts:

2016-17 Season:

13 October 2016:           Y Squared (cello & piano)                                      

17 November 2016:       The Ellis Ensemble  (clarinet, piano and bassoon) 

12 January 2017:   Mauro le Conte (piano)                                         

16 February 2017:         The Albany Trio                                                    

9 March 2017:       Piatti String Quartet        

2015-16 Season:

15 October 2015:  Alexander Karpeyev  (piano)

19 November 2015:  The Bute Clarinet Quartet

 21 January  2016:  Trio Lazuli (piano trio)

18 February 2016:  Severn 3  ((flute, viola and harp)

3 March 2016:  “Music for a While…”  An Evening of music and song (soprano, baritone and two pianists)

2014-15 Season:

9 October 2014:     Syzygy Saxophone Quartet 

20 November 2014:    Adam Khan (guitar) and Michael Bochmann  (violin)

15 January 2015:   Piatti String Quartet

19 February 2015: Allessandro Fisher (tenor) and Ricardo Gosalbo (piano)

Saturday 14 March 2015:   Quindici Chamber Choir

2013-14 Season

Local Young Musicians Concert       Saturday 7th September 2013

Benyounes String Quartet          Thursday 17 October 2013

The Gelachter Wind Trio        Thursday 14 November 2013

Alexander Karpeyev  (piano)   Thursday 16 January 2014: 

Y-Squared  (cello and piano duo)       7-30 p.m. Thursday 13 February 2014  Pianist Yasmin Rowe and cellist Yelian He

Andrew and Margaret Watchorn             Thursday 20 March 2014 Northumbrian Smallpipes and Fiddle