Orchestra dell’Arte in Southport!
On the first Monday of the month players from the orchestra and their guests perform short lunchtime concerts at The Atkinson on Lord Street commencing at 1.00pm. So why not take a 45-minute break for some easy listening over a cup of tea or coffee?
Monday 3rd April 2017
Souvenir de Florence
- Tchaikovsky’s iconic string sextet
Dell’Arte string soloists – Andrew Winter, Wendy Dickinson, Cathy Perkins, Tom Dickinson, Cathie Bunting and Edward Peak.
Monday 1st May 2017
The Spohr Nonet
- Spohr – Nonet for winds and strings
This lyrical music for winds and strings has been emulated many times but not yet surpassed.
Monday 3rd July 2017
FayrePlay treat you to a light-hearted romp through several hundred years of European folk and dance music, played on a variety of period instruments.
The performance is interspersed with information about the instruments and a few anecdotes thrown in for good measure. A rare chance for those of you who don’t know a cornamuse from a crumhorn, to experience the sound of music from a bygone age.
Monday 7th August 2017
Shepherds, Nymphs and Fa La Las
- A collection of madrigals and part songs
Monday 4th September 2017
Revolution and Romance
- Beethoven – Cello Sonata op.5 No 1 in F
- Chopin – Cello Sonata op.65 in G minor
Robert Buller – cello
Hazel Nguyen – piano
Monday 2nd October 2017
Jon Gjylaci will be playing traditional music for guitar.
(Change of soloist)
Monday 6th November 2017
- Beethoven – Clarinet Trio
- Farrrenc – Clarinet Trio
Valeri Warr, Cathie Bunting, Stephanie Howard
Monday 4th December 2017
- Tuille Sextet
Dates for 2018
- Monday 8th January
- Monday 5th February
- Monday 5th March
- Monday 9th April
Orchestra dell’Arte makes every effort to avoid making changes
to published programmes but, in special circumstances,
reserves the right to do so.