Friday, 19 April 2019

All-girl folk band could be called The Six Degrees

All-girl folk band could be called The Six Degrees

AN all-female folk band who met at university will be wearing their learning lightly at Nettlebed village club on Monday (April 15). ...

 

Amélie’s story is coming of age on Watermill stage

Amélie’s story is coming of age on Watermill stage

IT was the French-language film that charmed the world. Released in 2001 and starring Audrey Tautou and Mathieu Kassovitz, Amélie told ...

 

Choir springing for seasonal folk songs

Choir springing for seasonal folk songs

A CONCERT of traditional seasonal folk songs and dances is being staged by the Goring Chamber Choir next month. St Thomas’s Church off ...

 

Jazzmen have a spring in their step — plus a dash of Henry V

Jazzmen have a spring in their step — plus a dash of Henry V

Jazz in the Round #3 | Kenton Theatre | Wednesday, April 3 THE supreme artistry of Christian Garrick, arguably the world’s finest jazz ...

 

Singers will get in on the ‘Sister Act’

Singers will get in on the ‘Sister Act’

MUSIC teacher Suzanne Newman will be getting in on the “Sister Act” later this month. Suzanne, who runs the Jewel Tones choir for ...

 

Mishap made Otway whistle

Mishap made Otway whistle

FOUR decades on, it remains one of the most memorable moments in the history of the classic BBC music programme The Old Grey Whistle ...

 

Rockers bring fresh ears to new album and tour

Rockers bring fresh ears to new album and tour

UP and coming indie rockers Broken Hands are playing a free show at the Purple Turtle in Reading next Thursday (April 18) as a warm-up ...

 

Smaller office

PLANS by the widow of Beatle George Harrison to build a new office at her Friar Park estate in Henley have been approved. Olivia ...

 

Jazzing up hall

A JAZZ double act from Scotland are playing Frieth village hall at 8pm tonight (Friday). Ian Millar (saxophone) and Dominic Spencer ...

 

Elvis star in person

Elvis star in person

BEN Portsmouth and Tolly Sax will be in concert at The Square in Market Place on Sunday, April 21. Ben is one of the world’s leading ...

 

How Don won out

How Don won out

DON Giovanni’s journey from the page to the stage is the subject of an Opera Prelude lecture-recital at the Christ Church Centre on ...

 

Sculptor’s tribute to old drinking buddy Beatle

Sculptor’s tribute to old drinking buddy Beatle

SCULPTOR Clive Duncan has often featured in the pages of the Henley Standard for his artwork. Now the Shiplake artist has created a ...

 

Pop star Rita is on track this summer

Pop star Rita is on track this summer

SHE was one of the big hits of last year’s Henley Festival, lifting the spirits of the crowd with a stellar performance on the ...

 

Singer's Henley date is bringing her full circle

Singer's Henley date is bringing her full circle

SHE’S the singer-songwriter who got her big break in the iconic 1980 music biz film Breaking Glass, beating her friend Toyah Willcox ...

 

Bloxx show their face

Bloxx show their face

INDIE band BLOXX touchdown in Reading on Tuesday (April 9) as part of their biggest ever headline tour. The female-fronted four-piece, ...

 

Sounds of the oboe

A CONCERT in Caversham on April 27 will showcase the sounds of the oboe. The event, hosted by Concerts in Caversham, is titled The ...

 

Trumpet on tour

TRUMPET player Damon Brown will perform at Goring village hall with his British quintet next Friday (April 12) as part of his European ...

 

Imitation of real life

AN REM tribute band will perform at the Norden Farm Centre for the Arts next Friday (April 12) at 8pm. REMbrandt play the hits and ...

 

Wizard of the organ

AN organist known as The Welsh Wizard will perform at Henley town hall on April 14. Byron Jones plays regularly for organ societies up ...

 

Precision singing and smooth music touched all our hearts

Precision singing and smooth music touched all our hearts

Benson Choral Society | The Oratory School | Saturday, March 30 AN evening spent listening to the music of Sir Edward Elgar is never ...

 

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