Concerts in Plymouth and the South West

Organised by Jeanie Moore, MVO


Concerts
Including the International Concert Series
at the Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Plymouth

Date

Concert

     

23rd International Concert Series
The Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Millbay Road, Plymouth PL1 3LG
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Wednesday February 17
2016
1pm
The Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Millbay Road, Plymouth

23rd International Concert Series

Jeanie Moore MVO

My Musical Journey Through Life
'A Bahamian Idyll"
Join concert organiser and promoter Jeanie Moore MVO as she takes you on another musical journey through her life. This time, highlighting the wonderfully unique experiences of living on a small island in the Bahamas during the 1960s. Drawing on her extraordinary adventures teaching, singing and sailing around the beautiful inland waters.

Tickets £10 from the Duke of Cornwall Hotel, 01752 275850, enquiries@thedukeofcornwall.co.uk or via www.wegottickets.com
In aid of Plymouth Music Accord

Jeanie Moore
 

Wednesday March 9
2016

1pm
The Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Millbay Road, Plymouth

23rd International Concert Series

Pete Oxley & Nick Meier - Jazz Guitar Duo

Playing with spontaneity and intuitive interplay, Pete Oxley and Nick Meier have a freshness to their masterful guitar playing and are renowned for their originality. Their repertoire of contemporary fare ranges from Turkish panache to soundscapes of Latin America, Hungarian gypsy music and beyond. Their skill stretches to a wide range of guitars: nylon string, steel string, 12 string, fretless and saz.

Tickets £10 from the Duke of Cornwall Hotel, 01752 275850, enquiries@thedukeofcornwall.co.uk or via www.wegottickets.com

Oxley - Meier
 

Wednesday April 13
2016

1pm
The Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Millbay Road, Plymouth

23rd International Concert Series

Sehyogue Aulakh - Percussionist

Sehyogue Aulakh is 14 years old and a student at Wells Cathedral School, studying as a specialist percussionist. Music is a great passion of hers and having played piano from a young age she has recently turned to percussion, with a particular love for tuned percussion. At this concert, Sehyogue will be playing the Marimba. She is a recent graduate of the PMA Young Musicians' Platform

Tickets £10 from the Duke of Cornwall Hotel, 01752 275850, enquiries@thedukeofcornwall.co.uk or via www.wegottickets.com

Sehyogue Aulakh
 

Wednesday May 4
2016

1pm
The Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Millbay Road, Plymouth

23rd International Concert Series

52 Strings & a Bow: Peter Fisher - violin and Dorothy Linell - Theorbo & Guitar

Peter and Dorothy like to set the scene for their performances with brief and enlightening introductions to the music, composers and instruments. the range of instruments is an indication of the diversity of styles covered by their repertoire - from the Renaissance to the present day - from virtuoso Baroque sonatas Neapolitan love songs. Peter Fisher and Dorothy Linell had talked for some years of forming a duo to explore the extensive possibilities presented by the combination of violin with plucked instruments - 52 strings and a bow.

Tickets £10 from the Duke of Cornwall Hotel, 01752 275850, enquiries@thedukeofcornwall.co.uk or via www.wegottickets.com

Peter Fisher
Dorothy Linell
 

Wednesday September 14
2016
1pm
The Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Millbay Road, Plymouth

23rd International Concert Series

Alice Vickery - Singer, Mark Smith - keyboard accompaniment
Plymouth Music Accord Concert

Alice has been singing since the age of nine and achieved Grase 8 in Musical Theatre and in ABRSM Singing. As a member of the Youth Music Theatre and South West Music School's Core Programme, she has sung in many festivals, including solo performances in the Hall for Cornwall and Truro Cathedral.

The Young Musicians' Platform is a project run by Plymouth Music Accord, supporting young people with exceptional musical talent. The successful performers receive an award and are given their first professional contract.

Tickets £10 from the Duke of Cornwall Hotel, 01752 275850, enquiries@thedukeofcornwall.co.uk or via www.wegottickets.com

This concert is supported by Plymouth Music Accord PMA Logo

Alice Vickery
     

Wednesday October 19
2016
1pm
The Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Millbay Road, Plymouth

23rd International Concert Series

David Watkins: Harp recital

As one of the world’s great harpists, David’s solo concerts have taken him all over the world, playing many of the compositions that have been written especially for him. He has performed as soloist with the London Philharmonic, BBC Philharmonic, Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra and appeared as soloist with the London Sinfonietta at the London Proms with Sir Simon Rattle conducting. In 2000 he was Principal Harpist at a Prom Concert given by the World Orchestra for Peace conducted by Gergiev. This orchestra was composed of principal musicians from the world's great orchestras.

Tickets £10 from the Duke of Cornwall Hotel, 01752 275850, enquiries@thedukeofcornwall.co.uk or via www.wegottickets.com

David Watkins
     

Wednesday November 16
2016
1pm
The Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Millbay Road, Plymouth

23rd International Concert Series

Guo Yue: Flute recital

Guo Yue is a virtuoso of the dizi (Chinese bamboo flute) and bawu (Chinese free reed pipe). He was born in Beijing, China and as a young boy experienced the Cultural Revolution. In 1982 Yue left China for England, where he went on to study the silver flute at the Guildhall School of Music. He plays many kinds of bamboo flute and currently lives in London, recording for Peter Gabriel's Real World label.

Tickets £10 from the Duke of Cornwall Hotel, 01752 275850, enquiries@thedukeofcornwall.co.uk or via www.wegottickets.com

Guo Yue
     

Sunday December 4 2016
3pm
The Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Millbay Road, Plymouth

Christmas Gala Concert

Chamber Ensemble of London, directed by Peter Fisher - violin

Directed by Peter Fisher, CEOL has given many classical concerts at St Martin-in-the-Fields, St James’s Piccadilly, The Purcell Room and Kings Place. It has long been associated with the Wavendon Music in the Garden Festival run by Sir John Dankworth and Dame Cleo Laine, sometimes performing lighter repertoire including jazz. Versatile programming, using special arrangements and new music, has led to many engagements with the London Film Museum in County Hall, the Banqueting House and the Victoria & Albert Museum. The Ensemble - in various combinations using from seven to fourteen musicians - has played for several music societies and festivals outside London. The players are handpicked from London's best. Their repertoire spans baroque, classical, romantic and new music.

Tickets £20 from The Duke of Cornwall Hotel 01752 275850 and www.wegottickets.com

Peter Fisher
 

Future Lunchtime Concerts 2017 will include:

  • Peter Cigleris, Clarinet
  • Craig Ogden; Classical Guitar
 

22nd International Concert Series
The Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Millbay Road, Plymouth PL1 3LG

Friday March 27 2015
8 pm
The Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Millbay Road, Plymouth, PL1 3LG


22nd International Concert Series - Opening Concert

Pete Oxley and Nick Meier - International Guitar Duo

Contemporary fare ranging from Turkish panache to soundscapes of latin America, Hungarian gypsy music and beyond.

Tickets £12.50 from The Duke of Cornwall Hotel 01752 275850 and www.wegottickets.com/event/307375 or from Jeanie Moore - 01752 770345 e-mail jeanie@jeaniemooremvo.co.uk

 
     

Wednesday April 29 2015
1 pm
The Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Millbay Road, Plymouth, PL1 3LG


22nd International Concert Series

Divertimento String Quartet: Mary Eade, Lindsay Braga, Andrew Gillett and Vicky Evans

Beethoven: String Quartet: Op 18 no 2
Dvorak: Cypresses
Wolf: Italian Serenade
Puccini: Crisantemi
Shostakovich:Polka

Tickets £10 from The Duke of Cornwall Hotel 01752 275850 and www.wegottickets.com/event/307379 or from Jeanie Moore - 01752 770345 e-mail jeanie@jeaniemooremvo.co.uk or from Divertimento, 01803 863677 enquiries@divertimento.uk.com .

 
     

Wednesday May 20 2015
1pm
The Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Millbay Road, Plymouth, PL1 3LG

 

 

22nd International Concert Series

Judith Hall - flute & Craig Ogden - classical guitar

Habanera
Ibert: Entr'acte
Ravel: Piece en forme de Habanera
Debussy: Le Petit Negre
Milhaud: Corcovado
Villa-Lobos: Bachianas Brasileiras No.5
Villa-Lobos/Walker: Flute Flight
Tarrega: Recuerdos de l'Alhambra, for solo guitar
Schlosberg: Trois Esquisses
Granados: Spanish Dance No.5
Piazzolla: Cafe 1930 and Night-club 1960, from Histoire du Tango

Tickets £10 from The Duke of Cornwall Hotel 01752 275850 and www.wegottickets.com/event/307382 or from Jeanie Moore - 01752 770345 e-mail jeanie@jeaniemooremvo.co.uk

 
     

Wednesday October 14 2015
1pm
The Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Millbay Road, Plymouth, PL1 3LG

 

 

22nd International Concert Series

Peter Cigleris - clarinet & The Tafelmusik of London Chamber Ensemble

Carl Maria von Weber: Clarinet Quintet in Bflat major op. 34
WA Mozart: Clarinet Quintet in A major K. 581

Tickets £10 from The Duke of Cornwall Hotel 01752 275850 and www.wegottickets.com/event/307382 or from Jeanie Moore - 01752 770345 e-mail jeanie@jeaniemooremvo.co.uk

 
     

Sunday November 22 2015
2.30pm
Dillington House, Ilminster,
Somerset TA19 9DT

 

 

We Will Remember - A World War 1 Concert

The Chamber Ensemble of London, directed by violinist Peter Fisher

Edward Elgar: Chanson de Matin
Ralph Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending (1914 version)
Clive Jenkins: No Man's Land - a suite for double bass and strings with readings from English, German, French and Russian poets to introduce the movements.
Selection "On the Home Front" (incl. Ivor Novello)
Sydney C Baldock: Angels of Mons
Fritz Kreisler: Praeludium & Allegro
Paul Hindemith: Five Pieces for String Orchestra
Selection "What We remember" (American popular songs of the period incl. Irving Berlin)

Tickets £17, Students £8 (non-reserved seating)

Special Package*
Single room £105 (includes ticket, supper & Sunday night b&b)
Double room £170 (includes 2 tickets, 2 suppers & Sunday night b&b for 2 people sharing a twin or double bedroom)
*subject to availability

Tickets from: Dillington House - 01460 258613 or online at wegottickets.com. Further details contact Jeanie Moore MVO - 01752 770345 e-mail jeanie@jeaniemooremvo.co.uk

 
     

Wednesday November 25 2015
1pm
The Duke of Cornwall Hotel, Millbay Road, Plymouth, PL1 3LG

 

 

22nd International Concert Series

Elizabeth-Jane Baldry - Harpist

George Frideric Handel: Passacaille
Francois-Joseph Naderman: Sonata in C minor
1. Allegro maestoso
2. Allegretto
Charles Oberthü
r: A Fairy Legend
Albert Zabel: Marguerite at the Spinning Wheel
Erik Satie: Gnossiennes no. 1
Deborah Henson-Conant: Baroque Flamenco

Tickets £10 from The Duke of Cornwall Hotel 01752 275850 and www.wegottickets.com/event/307382 or from Jeanie Moore - 01752 770345 e-mail jeanie@jeaniemooremvo.co.uk

 
     

 

 

 

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