Tuesday, 22 October 2019

Composer wants to push the envelope

Composer wants to push the envelope

A COMPOSER who has sought to push the limits of what can humanly be played on the piano is returning to St Mary’s Church in Hart ...

 

Brewery’s rocking up to Christmas

Brewery’s rocking up to Christmas

LOVIBONDS Brewery has announced a series of six live music gigs in the run-up to Christmas — five of which have free entry. The first ...

 

Session stars have it covered

Session stars have it covered

COVERS specialists The Album Experience will be pulling out all the stops when they play Goring village hall tomorrow night (Saturday)....

 

Musicians are celebrating the golden era of rock and pop

Musicians are celebrating the golden era of rock and pop

A LIVE music show that celebrates the greatest hits of the Fifties and Sixties is returning to the Kenton Theatre next weekend ...

 

Singing impressionist’s ‘art will go on’ at Norden Farm

Singing impressionist’s ‘art will go on’ at Norden Farm

SINGER Christina Bianco will be looking to create a good impression when she performs at Norden Farm Centre for the Arts in Maidenhead ...

 

New chief executive appointed by festival

New chief executive appointed by festival

THE Henley Festival has a new chief executive. Nick Mattingley, 49, who has worked in theatre production and operations and as an ...

 

'Whispering' DJ celebrating 50 years

'Whispering' DJ celebrating 50 years

WHISPER it, but veteran Radio 2 DJ Bob Harris has been broadcasting for nigh on half a century, writes Matthew Wilson. Having started ...

 

Chamber choir’s ready to explore myth and magic

Chamber choir’s ready to explore myth and magic

LADIES’ choir the Glass Ensemble will be exploring “Myth and Magic” during a Sunday afternoon concert at Queen Anne’s School in ...

 

Talk to explore craft of opera composers

Talk to explore craft of opera composers

THE craft of the opera composer is the subject of a musical lecture-recital at the Christ Church Centre later this month. Organised by ...

 

Sixties to swing by

Sixties to swing by

A CONCERT tour that celebrates the music of the Swinging Sixties is returning to the Wycombe Swan later this month. Now in its 10th ...

 

Woodwind concert will be grand finale

Woodwind concert will be grand finale

A LONG-running series of classical concerts celebrating the woodwind family of instruments will reach a fitting conclusion next ...

 

‘Truly gifted’ folk singers are celebrating 25 years together

‘Truly gifted’ folk singers are celebrating 25 years together

THEY are loved by fans and feted by music critics. Now Chris While and Julie Matthews are celebrating 25 years of playing together ...

 

Last chance to catch Amélie before she heads up West

Last chance to catch Amélie before she heads up West

IT has wowed audiences at the Watermill in Bagnor and the New Theatre Oxford — but now there is another chance to catch Amélie the ...

 

Percussionist wants to teach us to listen

Percussionist wants to teach us to listen

PERCUSSION superstar Dame Evelyn Glennie will perform in Henley in the New Year as part of the Chiltern Arts Festival. The full ...

 

Stars promise to bring the West End to Henley

Stars promise to bring the West End to Henley

A NIGHT out in the West End is a memorable experience. With the lights of the big city, a host of shows to choose from and a wealth of ...

 

Sondheim revival bears all the hallmarks of his genius

Sondheim revival bears all the hallmarks of his genius

Assassins | The Watermill, Bagnor | Monday, September 30 THE name Stephen Sondheim is greatly revered in musical theatre circles, and ...

 

Comic singer has played with the best

Comic singer has played with the best

FOLK singer and comedian Richard Digance is playing the Crooked Billet in Stoke Row on Monday. The pub’s chef patron Paul Clerehugh ...

 

Folk trio like to keep things spontaneous

Folk trio like to keep things spontaneous

THREE of England’s finest folk musicians have joined forces for a concert at Nettlebed village club on Monday (October 7). Andy ...

 

Folk four-piece are heading for church

Folk four-piece are heading for church

A CONTEMPORARY folk group who pride themselves on bringing the music to new audiences are playing St Mary the Virgin Church in Ewelme ...

 

Romantic opera speaks to us just as loudly today as ever

Romantic opera speaks to us just as loudly today as ever

ONE of the most romantic of all operas, this production of La Bohème came to the Kenton courtesy of Opera Holloway. This travelling ...

 

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Teacher of Media Studies Starting September 2019 Part-Time (10 Hours Per Week) Shiplake College is a dynamic and ...