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Lunchtime at the Atkinson

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From the autumn, on the first Monday of the month, players from the orchestra and their guests hope to resume their short lunchtime concerts at The Atkinson on Lord Street – cake and coffee served from 12.30pm music commences at 1.00pm. So why not take a short break for some easy listening over a cup of tea or coffee?

1st November 2021

  • Saxophone and piano

Our regular performer, saxophonist Gillian returns but this time with her wonderful pianist Lauryna. How many saxes will she play this time?

10th January 2022

  • Music from the French Salon

Dell’Arte winds play Gounod’s Petite Symphonie and some well-known Faure.

7th February 2022

  • Musica Argentina

Classical Guitarist Eleanor Kelly is joined by the Woodside String Quartet for a programme with a decidedly Latin feel – Piazzolla, Montero and Boccherini.

7th March 2022

  • Divas: Handbags at Dawn

Dell’Arte sopranos Louise Ellinson and Sarah Helsby Hughes battle it out to see who will be your favourite – fabulous arias, songs and duets.

4th April 2022

  • Fayre Play

Moments of medieval madness and jollity – a bygone age presented by David Armitage and friends.

9th May 2022

  • Ludwig Thuile Sextet

John Gough – piano

6th June 2022

  • Wind Octets

ODA players perform wind octets by Krommer and Beethoven

4th July 2022

  • Flute quartets

Jeff Rimmer and Dell’Arte soloists will be showcasing quartets for Flute and Strings by Mozart, Rossini and Crusell. And maybe a surprising extra?

1st August 2022

  • American String Quartet

Todays’ highlight: the wonderfully tuneful American string quartet by Dvorak. Mozart provides the starter with quartet K157

ODA players

5th September 2022

  • I Due Amici

Not The Three Tenors but two good friends. Joseph Buckmaster and Armand Rabot are presenting a programme of famous songs, arias and duets. You will recognise quite a few!

3rd October 2022

  • Four Hands at One Piano

John Gough and Tom Kimmance

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Orchestra dell’Arte makes every effort to avoid making changes
to published programmes but, in special circumstances,
reserves the right to do so.