Performance Diary

Saturday 3rd November 2018

Gig Caritas

Bach - Brandenburg Concerto no 3

Mozart - Eine Kleine Nachtmusik

Holst - St Paul's Suite

Vivaldi - The Four Seasons

Holy Trinity Church, Amblecote

 

Saturday 10th November 2018

Derby Choral Union and

Central England Camerata

Conductor : Richard Dacey

Beethoven : Elegischer Gesang

Vaughan Williams : Dona Nobis Pacem

Haydn : Nelson Mass

Derby Cathedral, Derby

 

Wed 21/Thurs 22 November 2018

OSH Michaelmas Concerts

Director of Music - Anna Downes

Foleyan Centre, Old Swinford Hospital

 

Saturday 24th November 2018

Emerald Strings

Wedding Ceremony

Himley Hall, Dudley

 

Sunday 25th November 2018

Recital : Himley Duo

Bach : Sonata BWV 1016 in E major

Bridgewater : Memories of Scotland

Brahms : Sonata no 3 in D minor

Christian Community Centre, Stourbridge

 

Tuesday 27th Nov-Sat 1st December 2018

The Addams Family - Pit Orchestra

COMIC Theatre Company

Sunfield Children's Home, Clent

 

Saturday 1st December 2018

OSH Choirs

Director of Music - Anna Downes

Old Foleyan's Carol Service

Great Witley, Worcestershire

 

Tuesday 11th December 2018

Sophistication Strings Duo

National Training Centre, Dogs for Good

Banbury, Oxfordshire

 

Wednesday 12th December 2018

Welsh Chamber Orchestra

Principal 2nd Violin

Programme includes Bach, Haydn,

Hillary Tann and Rossini

Rhyl Town Hall

 

Sunday 16th December 2018

Sophistication String Quartet

Wedding ceremony and reception

Grafton Manor Hotel, Bromsgrove

 

Thursday 20th December 2018

Recital : Himley Duo

Bach Sonata BWV 1016 in E major

Bridgewater : Memories of Scotland

Brahms : Sonata no 3 in D minor

Gateway Arts Centre, Shrewsbury

 

Sunday 23rd December 2018

VLO String Quartet

Wedding Ceremony and Reception

 

Sunday 30th December 2018

Sophistication Strings

Wedding ceremony and reception

Cheltenham

 

Saturday 12th January 2019

Sophistication Strings

80th Birthday Party

Le Brasserie, Kidderminster

 

Saturday 26th January 2019

MYO Alumni Orchestra

Commemoration Concert

for Stephen Williams

Williams : In Search of Altruism

Bruch : Violin Concerto

Tchaikovsky : Symphony no 5

Concert Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire

 

Saturday 2nd February 2019

RSA 'Saving Music in Schools' Symposium

Foleyan Centre, Old Swinford Hospital

 

 

Sunday 10th February 2019

Himley Duo Recital,

Sutton

 

Thursday 14th February 2019

Himley Duo

Valentine's Day Function

'Romantic Violin and Piano'

Apley Farm Restaurant

Norton, Shropsire

 

Saturday 16th February 2019,

Toscana Strings

Wedding ceremony and reception

Iscoyd Park, Shropshire

 

Wednesday 6th March 2019

Adjudicator for the Andrew Downes

Performance Prize

Birmingham Conservatoire

 

Saturday 6th April 2019

Toscana Strings

Wedding ceremony and reception

Ashridge House, Berkhamstead

 

Sunday 7th-Sat 13th April 2019

Top Hat (Pit Orchestra)

TAB Theatre Company

Brierley Hill Civic Hall

 

Thursday 11th April 2019

OSH Choirs

Director of Music - Anna Downes

Easter Service

St Mary's Church, Oldswinford

 

Saturday 13th April 2019

Will Todd : Ode to a Nightingale

Beethoven : Mass in C

Derby Choral Union and

Central England Camerata

Conductor : Richard Dacey

Derby Cathedral, Derby

 

Saturday 13th April 2019

Heart of England Singers and Orchestra

Leader - Anna Downes

Mendelssohn - Elijah

Venue tbc

 

Tuesday 23rd April 2019

Recital : Himley Trio

Lunchtime Concerts Series

Music by Downes, Bridgewater and Schubert

Great St Mary's, Cambridge

 

Wed 1st / Thurs 2nd May 2019

OSH Ensembles

Director of Music - Anna Downes

May Concerts

Old Swinford Hospital, Stourbridge

 

Saturday 4th May 2019

Sophistication String Duo

Turner Exhibition

Worcester Museum and Art Gallery

 

Sunday 5th May 2019

Toscana Strings

Wedding ceremony and reception

Curradine Barns, Bromsgrove

 

Wed 8th-Sat 11th May 2019

Pit Orchestra - Chess

Arena Theatre

University of Wolverhampton

 

Saturday 18th May 2019

Hagley Music Festival

Come and Sing Faure Requiem

Downes - Celtic Rhapsody

Central England Camerata

St John's Church, Hagley

 

Saturday 25th May 2019

Toscana Strings

Wedding ceremony and reception

Areley Arboretum, Kidderminster

 

Saturday 25th May 2019

Himley Duo Recital

Programme to include music

by Beethoven and Schubert

St Mary's, Oldswinford

 

Tuesday 28th May 2019

Himley Duo Recital

Lunchtime Concert Series

St Andrew's Church, Rugby

 

Wednesday 29th May 2019

Himley Duo Recital

Lunchtime Concert Series

St Alphege's Church, Solihull

 

Wed 26-Sat 29th June 2019

'West End Highlights'

OSH Music Department

Stourbridge Town Hall

 

Sat 6th-Friday 12th July 2019

OSH Concert Tour to Paris

 

Saturday 17th August 2019

Toscana Strings

Wedding ceremony and reception

Henley Hall, Ludlow

 

Friday 23rd August 2019

Toscana Strings

Wedding ceremony and reception

Chicheley Hall, Newport Pagnall

 

Wednesday 28th August 2019

The Himley Trio

Emmanuel URC, Cambridge

 

Saturday 27th September 2019

Toscana Strings

Wedding ceremony and reception

Iscoyd House, Shropshire

 

Tuesday 8th-Saturday 12th October 2019

Pit Orchestra

Jekyll and Hyde

Civic Hall, Brierley Hill