Lunchtime Recital Carousel

A programme of 6 Tuesday Lunchtime Recitals starts in March 2019. Performer and programme details where available, are shown below. We hope to offer a further series of recitals after Easter. Details of these will be published on our website as soon as they are available. We look forward to you joining us for these high-quality performances in the beautiful setting of Romsey Abbey. Once again, we are delighted to work together with Professor David Owen Norris, Head of Classical Performance and Professor of Music at the University of Southampton and his students in the first 4 recitals in this series. Please note: Recitals startMore »

Saturday 15th December 2018 7.30pm Tickets can be purchased from either the Romsey Tourist Information Centre or on the door – £10 for adults ( £5 for U18s ) For more details contact md@romseyyouthchoir.org.ukMore »

Saturday 1st December 2018, 7pm Admission FREE – Retiring collection for George’s Trust Come and enjoy a wonderful evening of Christmas and popular music, performed by talented young people from the local area, introduced by Katie Martin of BBC Radio Solent.  More »

Tuesday 13th November 2018 at 1.10pm Free with retiring collection. All welcome. Nick Tudgey – Fingerstyle Guitar Playing a selection of songs and arrangements for Fingerstyle Guitar, songs regularly heard at performances include arrangements of: Brahms’ Hungarian Dance #5 Paco De Lucia’s Panaderos John Philip Sousa’s Stars and Stripes Forever The Theme From the Magnificent Seven Scott Joplin’s The Entertainer As well as a selection of instrumental arrangements of songs by the 15th and 16th century English composer, songwriter and lutenist John Dowland.More »

Tuesday 30th October 2018 at 1.10pm Free with retiring collection. All welcome. Jenny Broome – Harp & Christine Lewry – Mezzo Programme: Rions, chantons (from Épigrammes et Madrigaux)     – Jean-Michel Damase (1928–2013) La Lettre du jardinier     – Marcel Tournier (1879–1951) Les Papillons     – Ernest Chausson (1855–1899) Le Colibri La Source (harp)     – Alphonse Hasselmans (1845–1912) Two songs from La Désirade     – Bernard Andrès (b. 1941) L’Homme du bois Le Cœur embrasé Élégie pour la mort d’un berger (harp)     – Bernard Andrès L’Heure exquise     –  Reynaldo Hahn (1874–1947) Si mes vers avaient des ailesMore »

Please find details below about our Tuesday Lunchtime Recital series for Autumn 2018. The programme is ongoing so please do check back for updates. All recitals start at 1.10pm and last for approx 30-40 minutes. Entry is free and there is a retiring collection. You are very welcome to join us! Tuesday 11th September – NO RECITAL THIS WEEK! Apologies for any inconvenience. Tuesday 18th September – Richard Edwards – Baritone & Gilly Slot – Piano perform ‘Songs of Travel’ by Ralph Vaughan Williams and others. Tuesday 25th September – NO RECITAL THIS WEEK! Tuesday 2nd October – NO RECITAL THIS WEEK! Tuesday 9th OctoberMore »

Tuesday 14th August 2018, 1.10pm Alice Wratten – Soprano & Brian Moles – Piano Join us for 30-40 minutes. Free with retiring collection. All welcome. Click here for recital programmeMore »

Tuesday 7th August 2018, 1.10pm Join us today for our Tuesday Lunchtime Recital – Violin and Piano. Approx 40 minutes duration. Free with retiring collection. Helena Mole – Violin Programme: Ciacona – Tomaso Antonio Vitali (1663 – 1745) Sonata (Op 82) – Edward Elgar (1857 – 1934) Rumänische Volkstänze – Béla Bartók (1881 – 1945) i.  Joc cu bâtâ ii. Brâul iii. Pe Loc iv.  Buciumeana v. Poargâ româneascâ vi. Mâruntel – 1 tema – 2 tema .More »

Friday 20th July 7.30pm Tickets can be purchased from either the Romsey Tourist Information Centre or on the door – £10 for adults ( £5 for U18s ) For more details contact md@romseyyouthchoir.org.ukMore »

Please find details below of our Tuesday Lunchtime Recital series for Summer 2018. The full programme is being finalised, so please do check back for updates. All recitals start at 1.10pm and last for approx 30-40 minutes. Entry is free and there is a retiring collection. You are very welcome to join us! Tuesday 3rd July – Duncan Honeybourne – Spinet Tuesday 10th July – Simon Earl (Director of Music at Christchurch Priory) – Organ Tuesday 17th July – No Lunchtime Recital this week! Tuesday 24th July – Erin Field – Soprano Tuesday 31st July — Duo Dolcissimo – Piano and Oboe Tuesday 7th AugustMore »