Concerts 2005/06

Saturday 24 September 7.30
Artrix Arts Centre, Bromsgrove
The Midland Sinfonia
Nigel Morley, conductor
Michael Bell, piano
Mendelssohn ~ Hebrides Overture
Schubert ~ Overture in the Italian Style in D major
Dvorak ~ Czech Suite
Schumann ~ Piano Concerto
interval: cheese, chocolates & ice cream tasting plus a free ‘Foodie’ magazine 

Saturday 22 October 7:30
The Ark, St. Laurence Church, Alvechurch
The Midland Sinfonia presents
The Enigma String Quartet
Charlotte Miles, Caroline Bodimead,
Ellen Brookes and Elizabeth Garside
Barber ~ String Quartet No.1
Tchaikovsky ~ Andante Cantabile Op.11
Mozart ~ String Quartet No.15
Dvorak ~ American Quartet Op.96
Schubert ~ Quartett-Satz

Saturday 3 December 7:30
St. Laurence Church, Alvechurch
The Midland Sinfonia presents
Ex Urbe ‘In Dulci Jubilo’
John Bayley, director
David Lane, organist
Christmas Concert and Carols
Including
Brahms ~ Marienleider
Mathias ~ Ave Rex
Arvo Part ~ Seven Magnificat Antiphons
Bach ~ In Dulci Jubilo
Pretorius ~ In Dulci Jubilo
from 6pm ‘Worcs of Art’ exhibition/mulled wine & complimentary interval mince pies

Saturday 25 February 7:30
Artrix Arts Centre, Bromsgrove
The Midland Sinfonia
Baroque Music by the Masters
Nigel Morley, harpsichord and conductor
Handel ~ Concerto Grosso No.1 in G, Op6
JS Bach ~ Brandenburg Concerto No.3 in G
Corelli ~ Concerto Grosso No.7 in D
Handel ~ Concerto Grosso No.10 in D minor, Op.6
Purcell ~ Chaconne for Strings in G minor
with ‘Worcs of Art’ group in the foyer

Saturday 25 March 7:30
St. Laurence Church, Alvechurch
The Midland Sinfonia
Colin Jagger, conductor
Nigel Morley, piano
Haydn ~ Symphony No.1
Mozart ~ Piano Concerto No.27 K595
Haydn ~ Symphony No.88
preceded at 5.45pm by AGM and social in the Ark

Saturday 22 April 7:30
St. Laurence Church, Alvechurch
The Midland Sinfonia presents
a vocal and piano recital
Michael Bell, piano
Karen Radcliffe, soprano
Chopin ~ All his 17 songs and the 4 Impromtus for piano
and other works

Saturday 20 May 7:30
St. Laurence Church, Alvechurch
The Midland Sinfonia presents
An Evening of Mozart
Michael Bell and Nigel Morley, piano
Piano Concertos No.11 K413, No.12 K414 and No.13 K415

Thursday 25 May 7:30
Red Lion, Alvechurch
The Midland Sinfonia presents
A general Knowledge Quiz Evening
Keith Woolford, quizmaster
£6.50 each with teams of four, to include a light supper and prizes.
Come and join us for our first quiz event.
Proceeds to the TMS Piano Appeal.
Tickets from Marian Barwell 0121 447 7040 or at any concert

Saturday 17 June 7:30
St. Laurence Church, Alvechurch
The Midland Sinfonia
play music for a Octet
Neil Chapman, octet leader
including
Krommer ~ Grand Partita
Mozart ~ Serenade in E flat
Bozza ~ Octamphonie
Dvorak ~ Slavonic Dance
Farkas ~ Hungarian Dances
Gershwin ~ arr Skirrow Porgy and Bess Suite

Sunday 18 June 2:30
Sanders Park, Bromsgrove
The Midland Sinfonia
Neil Chapman, octet leader
As part of Bromsgrove District Councils ‘Music in the Park’, free concert