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Gala Triple Concert

Friday June 24, 7.30pm

Chadlington Church, Chadlington Manor & Chadlington School Hall

Our quest for quirky continues with this hugely innovative gala event which consists of three half hour performances happening simultaneously, repeated three times, with audience rotating in blocks between the three venues located within mere yards of one another. A long interval after the second repeat will be taken on the beautiful lawns of Chadlington Manor where wine and canapés will be served.

The Performances:

1. A Celebration of English Composers

Richard Coxon (Tenor), Imogen Richards (Violin), Fraser Graham (Piano)

  • Money O! – Michael Head
  • Music, when Soft Voices Die – Roger Quilter
  • Now Sleeps the Crimson Petal – Roger Quilter
  • Salut d’Amour  Op. 12 – Edward Elgar
  • Silent Noon – Ralph Vaughan Williams
  • The Island Spell – John Ireland
  • Chanson De Matin Op. 15, No. 2 – Edward Elgar
  • A Winter’s Afternoon – Richard Coxon (Words by Sylvia Richards)
  • The Foggy Dew – Benjamin Britten

2. Craig Ogden – Guitar

Craig Ogden will perform a selection of works for Guitar:

  • Grande Overture – Mauro Giuliani
  • Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana – Petro Mascagni (arr. Callum Dewar)
  • Over the Rainbow – Harold Arlen (arr. Roland Dyens)
  • Granada – Isaac Albeniz
  • Asturias – Isaac Albeniz

3. Tippett String Quartet

The Tippett String Quartet will perform:

  • Beethoven’s String Quartet No. 11 in F minor Op. 95 – “Serioso”