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August,2019

ST THOMAS’S CHURCH LUNCHTIME CONCERT
 
St Thomas’s Church – 31 August 2019 at 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
Musicke in the Ayre (Lute and Vocals) No Tickets - Retiring collection
John Dempster
dempster497@btinternet.com

n/a
Musicke in the Ayre (Lute and Vocals) No Tickets - Retiring collection

September,2019

The South Transept Recital Series: The Faces of Night in Chopin
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 4 September 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us for an illustrated talk by Professor John Rink, one of the world's foremost authorities on the music of Fryderyk Chopin. In his talk, Professor Rink will describe the role of light and dark in muic by the Polish composer Chopin, focussing in particular on the Nocturnes. Contrasting passages from familiar and less familiar [...]


01722 555 120
www.salisburycathedral.org.uk/events-and-services

ST THOMAS’S CHURCH LUNCHTIME CONCERT
 
St Thomas’s Church – 7 September 2019 at 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
Quentin Edwards (Flute) and Peter Toye ( Piano) No tickets - retiring collection
John Dempster
dempster497@btinternet.com

n/a
Quentin Edwards (Flute) and Peter Toye ( Piano)

Soft Cascading Harps
 
– 7 September 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
1909 harp-sm Handel, harp concerto  Bax, Elegiac Trio Three Debussy duos: Clair de Lune (fl/hp) Arabesque (vla/hp) La fille aux Cheveux de Lin (fl/hp) Piazzolla, Libertango Reiné, Pièce Symphonique Harp Duets: Bernard Andres , La Ragazza  Monika Stradler, Preslie Skies Handel, Queen of Sheba Théodore Dubois, Terzettino
Cherubim Music Trust
mms@cherubimtrust.org

http://cherubimtrust.org/tkts
Soft Cascading Harps. Heather & Fern Brooks, harp. The Eden Trio (Octavia Lamb flute, Georgia Russell viola, Heather Brooks harp.

Handel The Majestic 1727—1759.
 
Access via Friary Lane – 16 September 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tim Rowe will conclude his fascinating survey of Handel’s life and works by examining the years 1727—1759. We meet in a classically proportioned Georgian room that provides superb acoustics, good facilities, and convivial surroundings that present the perfect environment for the appreciation of wonderful music.  Our venue is situated in an historic building at the [...]
Ruth Barlow
rthbrlw@gmail.com
(01722) 330957
www.salisburyrms.org
Tim Rowe will conclude his fascinating survey of Handel’s life and works by examining the years 1727—1759.

Spitfire Clarinet
 
– 21 September 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Clarinet and Bass Clarinet: Jennifer Moss Piano: Francis Goodwin 1909 clarinet-ph Gershwin – 3 Preludes Tozzola – Paisaje Folklorico #1 (b clt)  Weber – Grand Duo Concertant   Kovacs - Shalom Aleichem Rov Feildman   Pierné – Canzonetta  Tozzola – Paisaje Folklorico #2 (b clt)  Copland - Clarinet Concerto
Cherubim Music Trust
mms@cherubimtrust.org

http://cherubimtrust.org/tkts
Spitfire Clarinet – Jennifer Moss (clarinet & bass clarinet) Francis Goodwin (piano)

Salisbury Baroque Play Bach
 
St Martin’s Church – 22 September 2019 at 3:30 pm - 5:15 pm
Bach Suite No.2 in B in B minor Violin Concerto in A minor Suite No.3 in D major Sinfonias from various Cantatas Cheri Wallace: Flute Director and Soloist: Catherine Martin
David Morgan

01722 339788
www.salisburybaroque.org.uk/concerts

Salisbury Diocesan Choirs Festival
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 22 September 2019 at 6:00 pm
Diocesan Church Choirs conducted by David Halls
Roger Bishton
roger.bishton1@btinternet.com
01225 768607
www.salisbury.anglican.org/worship/music/sdcfg

Salisbury Chamber Music Club – Accordion and violin music
 
United Reformed Church – 28 September 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
"Accordionist Ben de Souza and violinist Chloë Meade present a programme of solo and chamber works by composers including Hermosa, Piazzolla, Koppel, Schnittke, Mozart, Marcello and Albeniz."  
Chairman
musicscmc@yahoo.co.uk
01722324621
www.salisburychambermusicclub.btck.co.uk
Ben De Souza (accordion) and Chloe Meade (violin)

Beryl Foster — “Sweetness and Salt”— exploring some of Grieg’s vocal music.
 
Access via Friary Lane – 30 September 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Acclaimed Grieg specialist, mezzo-soprano, and author, Beryl Foster, will share her knowledge and passion for the Norwegian composer's vocal music. We meet in a classically-proportioned Georgian room that provides superb acoustics, good facilities, and convivial surroundings that present the perfect environment for the appreciation of wonderful music.  Our venue is situated in an historic building [...]
Ruth Barlow
rthbrlw@gmail.com
(01722) 330957
www.salisburyrms.org
Acclaimed Grieg specialist, mezzo-soprano, and author, Beryl Foster, will share her knowledge and passion for the Norwegian composer's vocal music.

October,2019

Godolphin Informal Concert
 
Godolphin School Hall – 3 October 2019 at 5:15 pm - 6:00 pm
Godolphin's musicians perform solos in an informal atmosphere. This concert is particularly suitable for children.
Maggie O'Meara
omearam@godolphin.org
01722 430636
www.godolphin.org
Godolphin's musicians perform solos in an informal atmosphere. This concert is particularly suitable for children.

Sarum College Lunchtime Concert
 
Sarum College Chapel – 4 October 2019 at 12:45 pm - 1:30 pm
Diana Brekalo (solo piano): The life of Clara Schumann. Includes music by Robert and Clara Schumann Ticket price includes light refreshments
Alison Ogden
aogden@sarum.ac.uk
01722 424800
www.sarum.ac.uk
Friday 4 October Sarum College, 19 The Close, Salisbury SP1 2EE 12.45pm Lunchtime Concert Diana Brekalo – piano. The life of Clara Schumann. Includes music by Robert & Clara Schumann £12. Tel: 01722 424826 E: aogden@sarum.ac.uk (series ticket Oct 19-Mar 20 £60)

The South Transept Recital Series: Lifting the Lid
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 4 October 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Pianist, composer and broadcaster David Owen Norris plays his signature repertoire and reveals some of the more extraordinary experiences of his life in music. This recital will be followed by an auction in aid of the Organ Fund, held by professional auctioneer Paul Jackson. More details here.


01722 555 120
www.salisburycathedral.org.uk/events-and-services

Godolphin Scholars’ Showcase
 
Blackledge Theatre Godolphin School – 10 October 2019 at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Godolphin's talented music scholars perform solos on their principal instrument.
Maggie O'Meara
omearam@godolphin.org
01722 430636
www.godolphin.org
Godolphin's talented music scholars perform solos on their principal instrument.

“they danced by the light of the moon.” Lear
 
St Martin’s Church – 12 October 2019 at 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Two Pianos - Nicholas Woods and Gill Bolton play duets and solos inspired by dance. Programme will include The Nutcracker Suite by Tchaikovsky arr. Langer, Hexentanz by Macdowell, Allegro molto vivace from Symphony no.2 by Ives arr. Aston, Brahms in Salsa by Brahms arr. Zilber, Hungarian Rhapsody no.2 in C# minor by Liszt, Malambo from [...]
Gill Bolton
tgzer@btinternet.com
01722333288

Two Pianos - Nicholas Woods and Gill Bolton play duets and solos inspired by dance.Programme will include The Nutcracker Suite by Tchaikovsky arr. Langer, Hexentanz by Macdowell, Allegro molto vivace from Symphony no.2 by Ives arr. Aston, Brahms in Salsa by Brahms arr. Zilber, Hungarian Rhapsody no.2 in C# minor by Liszt, Malambo from Estancia by Ginastera and works by Chopin.Home made cakes included in ticket price.

Salisbury Sinfonia Concert
 
Walker Hall, Leehurst Swan School – 12 October 2019 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
A Concert designed for young people of all ages. Herman Ringer - Conductor David Oakes - Narrator Programme:- Magic Flute Overture - Mozart The Nutcracker Suite - Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Peter and the Wolf  - Sergei Prokofiev  
Nick Mettyear
publicity@salisburysinfonia.org
07827 011 490
www.salisburysinfonia.org

SCC Autumn Concert
 
St Francis Church – 12 October 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
A selection of music, including different versions of Mozart's Ave Verum corpus, which SCC will be performing in various churches in Malta at end October. Cheese & wine included in ticket price.

secretary@salisburycommunitychoir.org


St John Singers: Psalms, Songs & Secular
 
Amesbury Abbey Church – 12 October 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
St John Singers:  Psalms, Songs & Secular, directed by Stephen Abbott.  John Pitt-Brooke (reader); Robert Blakey (baritone).  Accompanist: Ben Maton.  Proceeds in aid of Amesbury Abbey Church.
Jill Horsburgh
jill.horsburgh194@gmail.com
01725 514899
www.stjohnsingers.org.uk
Stephen Abbott - Director of Music John Pitt-Brooke - Reader Robert Blakey - Baritone Ben Maton - Accompanist

EARLY BIRD Concert of baroque, early folk and a chirrup of bird-song
 
Medieval Hall – 13 October 2019 at 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Andrew Stewart, counter-tenor Rebecca Prosser, baroque & renaissance recorders Sharon Gould, harpsichord LOVE SONGS AND FOLK SONGS OF ITALY AND ENGLAND Tarquinio Merula, Giovanni Cima, Handel ‘Ombra mai fu’ English folk songs including the extraordinary 'Three Ravens' ballad, 'Scarborough Fair' for harpsichord, recorder tunes from the Playford Country Dances of 1687




Andrew Stewart - counter-tenor Rebecca Prosser - baroque & renaissance recorders Sharon Gould - harpsichord LOVE SONGS AND FOLK SONGS OF ITALY AND ENGLAND Handel (Ombra mai fu), Tarquinio Merula, Giovanni Cima, English folk songs including the extraordinary 'Three Ravens' ballad, 'Scarborough Fair' for harpsichord, recorder tunes from the Playford Country Dances of 1687

George Lloyd – His rise, his fall, and the long road back.
 
Access via Friary Lane – 14 October 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Alan Forshaw will give a lecture with plenty of musical examples on the British composer George Lloyd, whose traumatic experiences in the Second World War scarred him for most of the rest of his life.  However, this didn't stop him composing a significant body of work: 12 symphonies, four piano concerti, three violin concerti, and [...]
Ruth Barlow
rthbrlw@gmail.com
(01722) 330957
www.salisburyrms.org
Alan Forshaw will give a lecture with plenty of musical examples on the British composer George Lloyd.

Projekt007 – German choir
 
St Martin’s Church – 14 October 2019 at 7:30 pm
A free concert to be given by the German choir Projekt007 who work regularly with Philip Lawson as guest conductor. See their website at www.projekt-007.de/index.php Details to follow.




A free concert to be given by the German choir Projekt007 who work regularly with Philip Lawson as guest conductor. Further details to be announced.

Edington Ensemble
 
St Martin’s Church – 20 October 2019 at 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
October 29th 2019 4.00 pm Edington Ensemble John Reid -Piano Daphne Moody- Violin George White- Viola Bryony Moody- Cello Mozart Piano Quartet in G minor KV 478 Dvorak Piano  Quartet  in Eb op 87 Tickets on the door £17.50. Under 18s free
Bryony Moody
edingtonchamberensemble@gmail.com


October 29th 2019 4.00 pmEdington EnsembleJohn Reid -PianoDaphne Moody- ViolinGeorge White- ViolaBryony Moody- CelloMozart Piano Quartet in G minor KV 478Dvorak Piano  Quartet  in Eb op 87Tickets on the door £17.50. Under 18s free

Salisbury Chamber Music Club – Bass singer + piano
 
United Reformed Church – 26 October 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  Ian Butterworth is a bass with Norwich Cathedral Choir. The pianist is Jonathan Stamp. The programme will include works by Handel, Bach, Brahms, Schubert, Schumann, Butterworth, Richard Rogers and others.
Chairman
musicscmc@yahoo.co.uk
01722324621
www.salisburychambermusicclub.btck.co.uk
Ian Butterworth - Bass Singer & Jonathan Stamp - pianist

November,2019

Sarum College lunchtime concert
 
Sarum College Chapel – 1 November 2019 at 12:45 pm - 1:30 pm
Musicke in the Ayre: Gillian Wormley, soprano and Din Ghani, lute. Lute songs associated with Salisbury and poets in the Wilton Circle of Mary Herbert (sister of Philip Sidney).
Alison Ogden
aogden@sarum.ac.uk
01722 424800
www.sarum.ac.uk
Friday 1 November Sarum College, 19 The Close, Salisbury SP1 2EE 12.45pm Lunchtime Concert Musicke in the Ayre: Gillian Wormley, soprano, Din Ghani, lute. Lute songs associated with Salisbury & poets in the Wilton Circle of Mary Herbert. £12. Tel: 01722 424826 E: aogden@sarum.ac.uk

Godolphin Informal Concert
 
Godolphin School Hall – 7 November 2019 at 5:15 pm - 6:00 pm
Godolphin's musicians perform solos in an informal atmosphere. This concert is particularly suitable for children.
Maggie O'Meara
omearam@godolphin.org
01722 430636
www.godolphin.org
Godolphin's musicians perform solos in an informal atmosphere. This concert is particularly suitable for children.

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra autumn concert
 
Salisbury City Hall – 9 November 2019 at 7:30 pm
Smetana - Overture, The Bartered Bride Dvořák - Cello Concerto Mendelssohn - Symphony 3 'Scottish' Leonard Elschenbroich - cello Marta Gardolińska - conductor Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Mendelssohn’s impressions of the “comfortless, inhospitable solitude” of a Scottish walking holiday were the inspiration behind this stirring and dramatic symphony. Its haunting recurring theme came to the young [...]
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

01202 669925
https://bsolive.com/events/caledonian-grandeur-salisbury/
Smetana - The Barterd Bride Overture Dvořák - Cello Concerto Mendelssohn - Symphony 3 Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Marta Gardolińska - Conductor Leonard Elschenbroich - Cello

The Farrant Singers Autumn Concert
 
Wilton Parish Church – 9 November 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:45 pm
Henry Purcell - Anthems for strings, organ and choir Orlando Gibbons - Drop, drop slow tears (Song 46) Orlando Gibbons - This is the record of John Orlando Gibbons - O clap your hands Henry Purcell - Rejoice in the Lord alway (The Bell Anthem) Henry Purcell - Remember not, Lord, our offences Henry Purcell - I was glad Henry Purcell [...]
Jane Waddington
janewaddington9@gmail.com
07773210706
www.farrantsingers.org
Orlando Gibbons, Henry Purcell - Anthems for strings, organ and choir, Giacomo Carissimi - Jephte, Historicus - Andrew Stewart, Jephte - Morley Beswick, Filia - Abigail Hooper, Conductor - Andrew Mackay

St Thomas’s Church Choir: Faure’s Requiem as part of the liturgy
 
St Thomas’s Church – 10 November 2019 at 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
St Thomas Church Choir sings Faure's Requiem as part of the liturgy.
John Dempster
dempster497@btinternet.com
01722 328830
http://www.stthomassalisbury.co.uk/
Director of Music - John Dempster Organist - David Power

Exploring the work of some less well known British composers.
 
Access via Friary Lane – 11 November 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The exciting young pianist and educator, Christopher Guild, will be exploring the work of some less well known British composers. We meet in a classically-proportioned Georgian room that provides superb acoustics, good facilities, and convivial surroundings that present the perfect environment for the appreciation of wonderful music.  Our venue is situated in an historic building [...]
Ruth Barlow
rthbrlw@gmail.com
(01722) 330957
www.salisburyrms.org
The exciting young pianist and educator, Christopher Guild, will be exploring the work of some less well known British composers.

Godolphin GCSE Music Concert
 
Blackledge Theatre Godolphin School – 14 November 2019 at 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm
Godolphin's GCSE music students perform as soloists and in small ensembles. This concert will be recorded and form part of their coursework.
Maggie O'Meara
omearam@godolphin.org
01722 430636
www.godolphin.org
Godolphin's GCSE music students perform as soloists and in small ensembles. This concert will be recorded and form part of their coursework.

Choral Foundation Concert: Fauré Requiem
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 14 November 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Join us for a Remembrance-tide concert sung by the entire Cathedral choir - boys, girls and men – conducted by David Halls. Fauré wrote of the work, "Everything I managed to entertain by way of religious illusion I put into my Requiem, which moreover is dominated from beginning to end by a very human feeling [...]

events@salcath.co.uk

https://www.salisburycathedral.org.uk/events/choral-foundation-concert-faures-requiem

SMS Choral Concert – Britten and Rutter
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 16 November 2019 at 7:30 pm
The programme consists of Britten - St Nicolas, first heard on the opening night of the very first Aldeburgh Festival. Rutter - Magnificat, another great musical setting by this popular composer. and the choir will be joined by Nicholas Hawker - tenor Charlotte Ashley - soprano Salisbury Cathedral Choristers Chelsea Opera Group Orchestra. David Halls [...]
Sue Blyth
sue_blyth@ntlworld.com
01722 500541
www.salisburymusicalsociety.org.uk
Britten - St Nicolas Rutter - Magnificat Nicholas Hawker - Tenor Charlotte Ashley - Soprano Salisbury Cathedral Choristers Salisbury Musical Society Chelsea Opera Group Orchestra David Halls - Conductor

Salisbury Symphony Orchestra Concert
 
Salisbury City Hall – 23 November 2019 at 7:30 pm
Conductor: David Halls Leader: Rosamund Bromley Soloist: Michael Lomas Swan Lake Suite Tchaikovsky Concertino for Trombone Ferdinand David Symphony No 7 Beethoven
Edward Rippier

01722 323778
www.salisburysymphonyorchestra.org.uk/

Salisbury Symphony Orchestra Concert
 
Salisbury City Hall – 23 November 2019 at 7:30 pm
Conductor: David Halls Leader: Rosamund Bromley Soloist: Michael Lomas Swan Lake Suite Tchaikovsky Concertino for Trombone Ferdinand David Symphony No 7 Beethoven
Edward Rippier
erippier@hotmail.com
01722 323778
www.salisburysymphonyorchestra.org.uk/

Woodfalls Band & Salisbury Chamber Chorus – The Best of Both Worlds
 
St Thomas’s Church – 23 November 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Two of the area's best known musical groups come together for a very special and unmissable concert.
Katharine McDonald
events@salisburychamberchorus.org
07974293887
www.salisburychamberchorus.org
Two of the area's best known musical groups come together for a very special and unmissable concert.

Neglected Swedes: Six Swedish composers of the 18th and 19th centuries.
 
Access via Friary Lane – 25 November 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Jeremy Barlow, celebrated musicologist, conductor, and musician, will explore six Swedish composers of the 18th and early 19th centuries who are unjustly neglected.  Barlow built a musical career in Sweden in the 1970s and 1980s, and has made a special study of the musical history of Sweden. We meet in a classically-proportioned Georgian room that [...]
Ruth Barlow
rthbrlw@gmail.com
(01722) 330957
www.salisburyrms.org
Neglected Swedes: An exploration of six unjustly unknown Swedish composers of the 18th and early 19th centuries.

Godolphin Lower School Concert
 
Blackledge Theatre Godolphin School – 28 November 2019 at 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm
An opportunity to hear our Prep and Lower School musicians perform in choirs and orchestras. This concert is particularly suitable for children.
Maggie O'Meara
omearam@godolphin.org
01722 430636
www.godolphin.org
An opportunity to hear our Prep and Lower School musicians perform in choirs and orchestras. This concert is particularly suitable for children.

Salisbury Chamber Music Club – cello and piano
 
United Reformed Church – 30 November 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Phil Daish-Handy cello & Martin Penrose piano
Chairman
musicscmc@yahoo.co.uk
01722324621
www.salisburychambermusicclub.btck.co.uk
Phil Daish-Hardy (cello) and Martin Penrose (piano)

December,2019

Music at St Thomas’s Christmas Tree Festival
 
St Thomas’s Church – 3 December 2019 - 7 December 2019 at 10:15 am - 5:30 pm
Listen to live music from local choirs and ensembles while you enjoy the display of Christmas trees
Parish Office


http://www.stthomassalisbury.co.uk/
Live music from local choirs and ensembles

Sarum College lunchtime concert
 
Sarum College Chapel – 6 December 2019 at 12:45 pm - 1:30 pm
Christopher Guild (piano). Enigma Variations. Elgar’s own rarely-heard transcription for piano of one of his most well-loved works, with a detailed introduction to the music given by the performer.
Alison Ogden
aogden@sarum.ac.uk
01722 424800
www.sarum.ac.uk
Friday 6 December Sarum College, 19 The Close, Salisbury SP1 2EE 12.45pm Lunchtime Concert: Christopher Guild, piano. Enigma Variations. Elgar’s own rarely-heard transcription for piano of one of his most well-loved works, with a detailed introduction to the music given by the performer. £12. Tel: 01722 424826 E: aogden@sarum.ac.uk

The Snowman with Orchestra
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 6 December 2019 at 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Immerse yourself in the irresistible animated film of The Snowman this Christmas, accompanied by a live orchestra. A heart-warming experience that brings more than a snowman to life – and featuring the much-loved classic ‘Walking in the Air’ – it’s a festive favourite for the whole family. The world’s leading performers of The Snowman film [...]




The Snowman with Orchestra
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 6 December 2019 at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Immerse yourself in the irresistible animated film of The Snowman this Christmas, accompanied by a live orchestra. A heart-warming experience that brings more than a snowman to life – and featuring the much-loved classic ‘Walking in the Air’ – it’s a festive favourite for the whole family. The world’s leading performers of The Snowman film [...]



www.salisburycathedral.org.uk/events-and-services

The Snowman with Orchestra
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 6 December 2019 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Immerse yourself in the irresistible animated film of The Snowman this Christmas, accompanied by a live orchestra. A heart-warming experience that brings more than a snowman to life – and featuring the much-loved classic ‘Walking in the Air’ – it’s a festive favourite for the whole family. The world’s leading performers of The Snowman film [...]




Blue Christmas
 
Larkhill Garrison Church – 7 December 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm





Salisbury Chamber Chorus & Woodfalls Band – The Best Of Christmas
 
St Francis Church – 7 December 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
A wonderful evening of festive music featuring two of the most popular music groups in the area. Woodfalls Band and Salisbury Chamber Chorus come together for the second time in a month to perform traditional and new Christmas music, including a new piece by Simon McEnery.
Katharine McDonald
events@salisburychamberchorus.org
07974293887
www.salisburychamberchorus.org/concerts
A wonderful evening of Christmas music by two of the areas best known musical groups. (NB Venue tbc at time of going to press.)

Music at St Thomas’s Christmas Tree Festival
 
St Thomas’s Church – 8 December 2019 at 12:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Listen to live music from local choirs and ensembles while you enjoy the display of Christmas trees
Parish Office


http://www.stthomassalisbury.co.uk/
Live music from local choirs and ensembles

New Sarum Singers’ Christmas Delights
 
Bemerton Methodist Church – 9 December 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Eric Ralph Tel: 01722 324 911 Email: newsarumsingers@virginmedia.com



Godolphin Christmas Concert
 
Blackledge Theatre Godolphin School – 11 December 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
A light-hearted occasion where festive music can be heard performed by our instrumental ensembles. Mulled wine and mince pies will be served.
Maggie O'Meara
omearam@godolphin.org
01722 430636
www.godolphin.org
A light-hearted occasion where festive music can be heard performed by our instrumental ensembles. Mulled wine and mince pies will be served.

Choral Foundation Concert: Handel Messiah
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 14 December 2019 at 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The City of London Sinfonia once again joins the Choir of Salisbury Cathedral under the baton of David Halls for another stirring performance of Handel's masterpiece 'Messiah', with soloists Jennifer France, Claudia Huckle, Benjamin Hulett and Felix Kemp. Composed in 1741 and first performed in Dublin on 13 April 1742, this piece has become one [...]



www.salisburycathedral.org.uk/events-and-services

Haydn Collective Advent Concert
 
St Martin’s Church – 14 December 2019 at 7:00 pm
The Haydn Collective Advent concert showcasing the young violinist Olivia Trezise and featuring a selection of choral and instrumental music appropriate to the season of advent. Haydn - Violin Concerto in G Bach - Cantata 140: Wachet auf (Sleepers wake) Corelli - Concerto Grosso op.6 no.8 (Christmas Concerto) Haydn - Missa 'Rorate coeli' (Drop down [...]
George Richford


www.thehaydncollective.com
Haydn - Violin Concerto in G Bach - Cantata 140: Wachet auf (Sleepers wake) Corelli - Concerto Grosso op.6 no.8 (Christmas Concerto) Haydn - Missa 'Rorate coeli' (Drop down ye heavens from above) George Richford - Director Olivia Trezise - Violin Gaëlle Meguerdidjian - Soprano Christopher Littlewood - Tenor Andrew Hamilton - Baritone

Salisbury Community Choir Christmas Concert
 
St Mark’s Church – 14 December 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm


secretary@salisburycommunitychoir.org


Salisbury Concert Band Christmas Concert
 
Walker Hall, Leehurst Swan School – 14 December 2019 at 7:30 pm
Music for wind band from the classics, stage and screen with a few Seasonal extras all under the baton of conductor, Chris Holmes. Doors open 7pm

salisburyconcertband@aol.com

www.salisburyconcertband.org
Conductor - Chris Holmes Music for wind band from the classics, stage and screen with a few Seasonal extras

Edington Ensemble
 
St Martin’s Church – 15 December 2019 at 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Edington Ensemble   Mozart Quintet in G minor KV 516 Brahms Sextet in Bb major op 18   Daphne Moody and Jenny Knights - Violins Moira Alabaster and Chris Redsell - Violas Bryony Moody and Muriel Daniels - Cellos   This concert for Salisbury will be with Daphne Moody and Jenny Knights on violin, Moira [...]
Daphne Moody
edingtonchamberensemble@gmail.com


Edington EnsembleMozart Quintet in G minor KV 516Brahms Sextet in Bb major op 18Daphne Moody and Jenny Knights - ViolinsMoira Alabaster and Chris Redsell - ViolasBryony Moody and Muriel Daniels - CellosThis concert for Salisbury will be with Daphne Moody and Jenny Knights on violin, Moira Alabaster and Chris Redsell on the viola and Bryony Moody and Muriel Daniels on the cello.

BBC Wiltshire Carols at Salisbury Cathedral
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 15 December 2019 at 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Please join us for the live recording of  BBC Wiltshire Carols at Salisbury Cathedral on Sunday 15th December 2019. Booking details Tickets will be sold by Salisbury Playhouse from October 2019. Front Nave: adult £8.50, children £4; Rear of Font and South Transept: adult £6.50, children £2.50. Please note that this concert is not suitable [...]



www.salisburycathedral.org.uk/events-and-services

Sarum Voices Christmas by Candlelight
 
– 15 December 2019 at 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Sarum Voices present Christmas by Candlelight, an evening of sublime choral music and readings, directed by Ben Lamb. Venue to be confirmed.
Mary Chelu
mary.chelu@btinternet.com
07787750289
www.sarumvoices.co.uk

St John Singers: Magic of Christmas.
 
St Thomas’s Church – 18 December 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:45 pm
St John Singers and Gallery Brass in "Magic of Christmas", directed by Stephen Abbott and accompanied by Ben Maton. Carols old and new, with proceeds to EdUKAid.  
Jill Horsburgh
jill.horsburgh194@gmail.com
01725 514899
www.stjohnsingers.org.uk
Stephen Abbott - Director of Music Gallery Brass, led by Chris Holmes Ben Maton - Accompanist

The Farrant Singers Christmas Concert
 
St Martin’s Church – 21 December 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Handel - Coronation Anthems Carols for choir and audience and, of course, join in the Hallelujah Chorus "If, next Christmas, you are looking for an experience to get you in the Christmas spirit then I recommend The Farrant Singers annual Christmas concert in the lovely setting of St. Martin's Church...............So, when you write your Christmas [...]
Jane Waddington
janewaddington9@gmail.com

www.farrantsingers.org
Handel - Coronation Anthems, Carols for choir and audience and, of course, join in the Hallelujah Chorus.

St Thomas’s Church Candlelit Carol Service
 
St Thomas’s Church – 22 December 2019 at 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Service of lessons and carols
John Dempster
dempster497@btinternet.com
01722 328830
http://www.stthomassalisbury.co.uk/
Director of Music - John Dempster Organist - David Power

Salisbury Chamber Music Club.Christmas / New Year Concert
 
United Reformed Church – 28 December 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Adam Heron (piano) & Christopher Quaid (Violin)
Chairman
musicscmc@yahoo.co.uk
01722324621
www.salisburychambermusicclub.btck.co.uk
Adam Heron (piano) and Christopher Quaid (violin)

January,2020

Gesualdo Six
 
St Martin’s Church – 4 January 2020 at 4:00 pm
A welcome return to Salisbury by the internationally renowned Gesualdo Six. Full details of programme and ticket availability to follow.  This date is subject to confirmation. See also www.thegesualdosix.co.uk for more information about the performers.




A welcome return to Salisbury by the internationally renowned Gesualdo Six. Further details to be announced.

EARLY BIRD Concert of baroque, early folk and a chirrup of bird-song
 
Medieval Hall – 12 January 2020 at 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Rebecca Prosser, baroque & renaissance recorders Sharon Gould, harpsichord Jean Paterson, baroque violin Ursula Leveaux, baroque bassoon Concertos, Trios and Sonatas by Vivaldi, Telemann, Fasch, Matteis, Legrenzi and Bach




Sharon Gould - harpsichord Rebecca Prosser recorders Jean Paterson - baroque violin Ursula Leveaux - baroque bassoon Concertos, Trios and Sonatas by Vivaldi, Telemann, Fasch, Matteis, Legrenzi and Bach

Godolphin Scholars’ Concert
 
Blackledge Theatre Godolphin School – 23 January 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Godolphin's music scholars perform chamber music in advance of the Pro Corda Chamber Music Festival.
Maggie O'Meara
omearam@godolphin.org
01722 430636
www.godolphin.org
Godolphin's music scholars perform chamber music in advance of the Pro Corda Chamber Music Festival. 

Come & Sing Opera Choruses
 
Blackledge Theatre Godolphin School – 25 January 2020 at 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Salisbury Chamber Chorus's 'Come & Sing's are now a popular fixture in the musical calendar of the area. This time, they return to their core repertoire of opera choruses. Enjoy singing with 'the little choir with the big sound' while getting top technical tips from musical director Simon McEnery. Scores are provided, and light refreshments. [...]
Katharine McDonald
events@salisburychamberchorus.org
07974293887
www.salisburychamberchorus.org
Salisbury Chamber Chorus's annual Come & Sing is now a popular event in the musical calendar. Enjoy singing with 'the little choir with the big sound' while getting top technical tips from musical director Simon McEnery

Salisbury Chamber Music Club – piano duets
 
United Reformed Church – 25 January 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Peter Toye & Charlotte Ford
Chairman
musicscmc@yahoo.co.uk
01722324621
www.salisburychambermusicclub.btck.co.uk
Peter Toye and Charlotte Ford (piano duets)

Edington Ensemble
 
St Martin’s Church – 26 January 2020 at 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Edington Ensemble Spring Concert Sunday 26th January, 2020 4pm St Martin's Church, Salisbury   John Reid - Piano Daphne Moody - Violin George White - Viola Bryony Moody - Cello   Schubert Adagio and Rondo Concertante in F major, D.487 Bridge Phantasy for Piano Quartet in F# minor Brahms Piano Quartet in C minor, op. [...]

edingtonchamberensemble@gmail.com


Edington Ensemble Spring ConcertSunday 26th January, 20204pmSt Martin's Church, Salisbury John Reid - PianoDaphne Moody - ViolinGeorge White - ViolaBryony Moody - CelloSchubert Adagio and Rondo Concertante in F major, D.487Bridge Phantasy for Piano Quartet in F# minorBrahms Piano Quartet in C minor, op. 60

“Behold the sea”…as seen by Vaughan Williams and other British composers.
 
Access via Friary Lane – 27 January 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Ed Tinline will survey maritime and nautically-themed pieces by Vaughan Williams and other British composers. We meet in a classically-proportioned Georgian room that provides superb acoustics, good facilities, and convivial surroundings that present the perfect environment for the appreciation of wonderful music.  Our venue is situated in an historic building at the back of St [...]
Ruth Barlow
rthbrlw@gmail.com
(01722) 330957
www.salisburyrms.org
Ed Tinline will survey maritime and nautically-themed pieces by Vaughan Williams and other British composers.

Pro Corda Chamber Music Festival
 
Blackledge Theatre Godolphin School – 30 January 2020 at All Day
The qualifying round of this national competition brings together the best in school chamber music from across the region.  An audience is warmly welcome to pop in and out throughout the day.
Maggie O'Meara
omearam@godolphin.org
01722 430636
www.godolphin.org
The qualifying round of this national competition brings together the best in school chamber music from across the region.  An audience is warmly welcome to pop in and out throughout the day. 

Sarum College lunchtime concert
 
Sarum College Chapel – 31 January 2020 at 12:45 pm - 1:30 pm
Anemos Trio: Richard Moore - bassoon Robert Blanken – clarinet, Karen Kingsley - piano. The programme will include six sonatas by C.P.E. Bach and ‘Groovesome Threesome’ by Mike Mower.
Alison Ogden
aogden@sarum.ac.uk
01722 424800
www.sarum.ac.uk
Friday 31 January Sarum College, 19 The Close, Salisbury SP1 2EE 12.45pm Lunchtime Concert Anemos Trio: Richard Moore – bassoon, Robert Blanken – clarinet, Karen Kingsley - piano. Includes 6 sonatas - C.P.E. Bach & ‘Groovesome Threesome’ - Mike Mower. £12. Tel: 01722 424826 E: aogden@sarum.ac.uk

February,2020

South Wilts Grammar School A Cappella Concert
 
St Martin’s Church – 1 February 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Music Dept South Wilts Grammar School
music@swgs.wilts.sch.uk
01722323326

Salisbury Sinfonia Concert
 
St Martin’s Church – 8 February 2020 at 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Richard Rowntree - Tenor Fiona Brockhurst - Horn - Herman Ringer - Conductor Programme: Black Down - Tony Banks (of Genesis) Holberg Suite - Edvard Grieg Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings – Benjamin Britten Erotik – Edvard Grieg (arranged for strings by Peter Fender) Little Suite for Strings, Op.1 -  Carl Nielsen
Nick Mettyear
publicity@salisburysinfonia.org
07827011490
www.salisburysinfonia.org

Berlioz’s vocal music
 
Access via Friary Lane – 10 February 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Berlioz's vast output of vocal music will be explored by Peter Curbishley, with a wealth of musical examples from the best recorded performances from the last hundred years. We meet in a classically-proportioned Georgian room that provides superb acoustics, good facilities, and convivial surroundings that present the perfect environment for the appreciation of wonderful music.  [...]
Ruth Barlow
rthbrlw@gmail.com
(01722) 330957
www.salisburyrms.org
Berlioz's vast output of vocal music will be explored by Peter Curbishley, with a wealth of musical examples from the best recorded performances from the last hundred years.

Godolphin Informal Concert
 
Blackledge Theatre Godolphin School – 13 February 2020 at 5:15 pm - 6:00 pm
Godolphin's musicians perform solos in an informal atmosphere. This concert is particularly suitable for children.
Maggie O'Meara
omearam@godolphin.org
01722 430636
www.godolphin.org
Godolphin's musicians perform solos in an informal atmosphere. This concert is particularly suitable for children.

Pro Corda Chamber Music Festival
 
Blackledge Theatre Godolphin School – 24 February 2020 at All Day
The semi-final of this national competition brings together the best in school chamber music from across the region.  An audience is warmly welcome to pop in and out throughout the day.
Maggie O'Meara
omearam@godolphin.org
01722 430636
www.godolphin.org
The semi-final of this national competition brings together the best in school chamber music from across the region.  An audience is warmly welcome to pop in and out throughout the day. 

Jon Hampton: “From Art to Music”—How great art has inspired great music.
 
Access via Friary Lane – 24 February 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Music in Salisbury's Chairman, Jon Hampton, will deliver a wide-ranging survey of how great works of art have inspired composers to write great music, with a few surprises in store to open our eyes as well as our ears! We meet in a classically-proportioned Georgian room that provides superb acoustics, good facilities, and convivial surroundings [...]
Ruth Barlow
rthbrlw@gmail.com
(01722) 330957
www.salisburyrms.org
Music in Salisbury's hugely multi-talented Chairman, Jon Hampton, will deliver a wide-ranging survey of how great works of art have inspired composers to write great music, with a few surprises in store to open our eyes as well as our ears!

Sarum College lunchtime concerts
 
Sarum College Chapel – 28 February 2020 at 12:45 pm - 1:30 pm
Norbert Meyn - tenor & Alisdair Kitchen - piano A Feast of German Lieder by Schubert, Schumann & Brahms
Alison Ogden
aogden@sarum.ac.uk
01722 424800
www.sarum.ac.uk
Friday 28 February Sarum College, 19 The Close, Salisbury SP1 2EE 12.45pm Lunchtime Concert Norbert Meyn – tenor, Alisdair Kitchen - piano A Feast of German Lieder -Schubert, Schumann & Brahms £12. Tel: 01722 424826 E: aogden@sarum.ac.uk

Salisbury Chamber Music Club – Godolphin School Music Department
 
United Reformed Church – 29 February 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Director Olivia Sparkhall
Chairman
musicscmc@yahoo.co.uk
01722324621
www.salisburychambermusicclub.btck.co.uk
Godolphin School Music Department (Director Olivia Sparkhall)

March,2020

Godolphin A Level Recital
 
Blackledge Theatre Godolphin School – 5 March 2020 at 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Godolphin's A-Level music students perform their recitals on piano, violin and voice. This concert will be recorded and form part of their coursework.
Maggie O'Meara
omearam@godolphin.org
01722 430636
www.godolphin.org
Godolphin's A-Level music students perform their recitals on piano, violin and voice. This concert will be recorded and form part of their coursework.

A concert of two halves
 
St Martin’s Church – 7 March 2020 at 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Two Pianos - Nicholas Woods and Gill Bolton play two piano music from France and Russia. Programme will include music by Ravel, Debussy, Poulenc and Saint-Saens and Symphonic Dances by Rachmaninoff. Home made cakes included in ticket price.
Gill Bolton
tgzer@btinternet.com
01722333288

Two Pianos - Nicholas Woods and Gill Bolton play two piano music from France and Russia.Programme will include music by Ravel, Debussy, Poulenc and Saint-Saens and Symphonic Dances by Rachmaninoff.Home made cakes included in ticket price.

Salisbury Chamber Chorus Spring Concert
 
Amesbury Abbey Church – 7 March 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Salisbury Chamber Chorus return to one of their favourite venues, the Abbey Church of St Mary and St Melor, for an early spring concert. (Venue and programme tbc.)
Katharine McDonald
events@salisburychamberchorus.org
07974293887
www.salisburychamberchorus.org/concerts
Salisbury Chamber Chorus Spring concert, venue and programme tbc

Ten things you didn’t know about Gilbert and Sullivan.
 
Access via Friary Lane – 9 March 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Ruth Barlow will present a richly-illustrated talk which will uncover some strange and surprising facts about G&S, demonstrating how accomplished they were, and how relevant they still are. We meet in a classically-proportioned Georgian room that provides superb acoustics, good facilities, and convivial surroundings that present the perfect environment for the appreciation of wonderful music.  [...]
Ruth Barlow
rthbrlw@gmail.com
(01722) 330957
www.salisburyrms.org
Ruth Barlow will present a richly-illustrated talk which will uncover some strange and surprising facts about G&S, demonstrating how accomplished they were, and how relevant they still are.

St John Singers: Spring Concert
 
Salisbury Methodist Church – 14 March 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
St John Singers, directed by Stephen Abbott, with Rosalie Watson (oboe) and Alistair Watson (piano). Accompanist: Ben Maton.
Jill Horsburgh
jill.horsburgh194@gmail.com
01725514899
www.stjohnsingers.org.uk
Director of Music - Stephen Abbott Rosalie Watson - oboe Alistair Watson - piano Accompanist - Ben Maton

Salisbury Baroque: Spring Concert
 
St Martin’s Church – 15 March 2020 at 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
The Baroque Voice Leader: Alison Townley Various  Arias by Bach, Handel and other composers of the period Leader: Alison Townley Soloists: Julie Cooper and Ben Davies (from "The Sixteen")
David Morgan
info@salisburybaroque.org.uk
01722 339788
www.salisburybaroque.org.uk/concerts

Michael Maxwell Steer organ recital
 
St John’s Church Tisbury – 15 March 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Programme to include Bach Trio Sonata V, Alain Litanies and early organ music by Gabrieli, Gibbons & Buxtehude
Cherubim Music Trust
mms@cherubimtrust.org

http://cherubimtrust.org/tkts
A varied recital linking Bach to highlights from unusual early organ music to exciting 20thC works

Godolphin Informal Concert
 
Blackledge Theatre Godolphin School – 19 March 2020 at 5:15 pm - 6:00 pm
Godolphin's musicians perform solos in an informal atmosphere. This concert is particularly suitable for children.
Maggie O'Meara
omearam@godolphin.org
01722 430636
www.godolphin.org
Godolphin's musicians perform solos in an informal atmosphere. This concert is particularly suitable for children.

Salisbury Symphony Orchestra Spring Concert
 
Salisbury City Hall – 21 March 2020 at 7:30 pm
Orchestra: Salisbury Symphony Orchestra David Halls Nicholas Carpenter Slavonic Dances Op64 Nos 5-8 Dvorak Clarinet Concerto Weber Symphony No 5 in D minor Shostakovich


01722 434434
www.salisburysymphonyorchestra.org.uk/

The Farrant Singers Spring Concert
 
St Martin’s Church – 21 March 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Messiah  
Jane Waddington
janewaddington9@gmail.com
07773210706
www.farrantsingers.org
The Messiah

Parry, Stanford, and the English Musical Renaissance.
 
Access via Friary Lane – 23 March 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Peter Horwood, Chairman of the Salisbury Recorded Music Society, will present a history and appreciation of some of the towering figures of the English Musical Renaissance at the end of the 19th century and beginning of the 20th, including Parry, Stanford and others, many of whom were connected to the Royal College of Music. We [...]
Ruth Barlow
rthbrlw@gmail.com
(01722) 330957
www.salisburyrms.org
Peter Horwood will present a history and appreciation of some of the towering figures of the English Musical Renaissance, including Parry, Stanford and others.

Godolphin Spring Concert
 
Blackledge Theatre Godolphin School – 26 March 2020 at 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
An opportunity to hear our Senior School students perform in orchestras and bands.
Maggie O'Meara
omearam@godolphin.org
01722 430636
www.godolphin.org
An opportunity to hear our Senior School students perform in orchestras and bands.

Sarum College lunchtime concert
 
Sarum College Chapel – 27 March 2020 at 12:45 pm - 1:30 pm
Hannah Laurens (violin) & Tom McCoy (piano) A glorious romantic sonata by Julius Röntgen and other gems by Dutch composers
Alison Ogden
aogden@sarum.ac.uk
01722 424800
www.sarum.ac.uk
Friday 27 March Sarum College, 19 The Close, Salisbury SP1 2EE 12.45pm Lunchtime Concert Hannah Laurens - violin, Tom McCoy - piano A glorious romantic sonata by Julius Röntgen & other gems by Dutch composers £12. Tel: 01722 424826 E: aogden@sarum.ac.uk

SMS Choral Concert – Elgar’s The Apostles
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 28 March 2020 at 7:30 pm
The Apostles by Sir Edward Elgar - the Easter story retold in this rarely heard oratorio by one of England's greatest composers. Salisbury Musical Society will be joined by an invited orchestra led by Daphne Moody and the soloists are Claire Seaton - soprano Diana Moore - contralto James Oxley - tenor Timothy Nelson - [...]
Sue Blyth
sue_blyth@ntlworld.com
01722 500541
www.salisburymusicalsociety.org.uk
Claire Seaton - Soprano Diana Moore - Contralto James Oxley - Tenor Timothy Nelson - Jesus Michael Mofidian - Peter Ossian Huskinson - Judas Invited orchestra led by Daphne Moody David Halls - Conductor

St Thomas’s Church Choir: Music for Passion Sunday
 
St Thomas’s Church – 29 March 2020 at 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Music for Passion Sunday
John Dempster
dempster497@btinternet.com
01722 328830
http://www.stthomassalisbury.co.uk/
Director of Music - John Dempster Organist - David Power

April,2020

Salisbury Cathedral Choral Foundation Concert 2020: Bach St John Passion
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 4 April 2020 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Save the date for our Choral Foundation Concert 2020: Bach St John Passion.   Booking Details: Further information and Ticket prices will be available shortly.



www.salisburycathedral.org.uk/events-and-services

Salisbury Chamber Music Club – Young Professional Recital
 
United Reformed Church – 4 April 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
George White Viola & Mina Beldimanesca Piano
Chairman
musicscmc@yahoo.co.uk
01722324621
www.salisburychambermusicclub.btck.co.uk
George White Viola & Mina Beldimanesca Piano

Salisbury Concert Band Spring Concert
 
Walker Hall, Leehurst Swan School – 4 April 2020 at 7:30 pm
Music for wind band from the classics, stage and screen under the baton of conductor, Chris Holmes. Doors open 7pm

salisburyconcertband@aol.com

www.salisburyconcertband.org
Conductor - Chris Holmes Music for wind band from the classics, stage and screen

New Sarum Singers’ Palm Sunday Concert
 
Bemerton Methodist Church – 5 April 2020 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Eric Ralph. Tel: 01722 324 911 Email: newsarumsingers@virginmedia.com



St John Singers: Stainer’s Crucifixion
 
St Thomas’s Church – 10 April 2020 at 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Director of Music - Stephen Abbott Morley Beswick - Tenor  Robert Blakey - Bass Ben Maton - Organ.
Jill Horsburgh
jill.horsburgh194@gmail.com
01725514899
www.stjohnsingers.org.uk
Morley Beswick (tenor).Robert Blakey (bass). Organ: Ben Maton. Directed by Stephen Abbott.

Richard Langham Smith, RCM—“Was Bizet’s Carmen really Spanish?”
 
Access via Friary Lane – 20 April 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Richard Langham Smith, Professor at the Royal College of Music, is a distinguished musicologist, editor of the most used performing score of the opera Carmen, and a Chevalier de l'ordre des arts et des lettres for services to French music and culture.  He will talk about the French and Spanish influences on Bizet, specifically concerning [...]
Ruth Barlow
rthbrlw@gmail.com
(01722) 330957
www.salisburyrms.org
Richard Langham Smith, Professor at the Royal College of Music, is a distinguished musicologist, editor of the most used performing score of the opera Carmen, and a Chevalier de l'ordre des arts et des lettres for services to French music and culture.  He will talk about the French and Spanish influences on Bizet, specifically concerning the composition of his most famous opera.

Salisbury Chamber Music Club Flute & piano music
 
United Reformed Church – 25 April 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Jemima Palfreyman - Piano & Rachel Johnson - Flute The main item for the concert will be the Pahud arrangement for flute and piano of the Richard Strauss violin sonata.
Chairman
musicscmc@yahoo.co.uk
01722324621
www.salisburychambermusicclub.btck.co.uk
Jemima Palfreyman - piano & Rachel Johnson - flute

Godolphin Jazz and Light Music Concert
 
Blackledge Theatre Godolphin School – 30 April 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The Blackledge Theatre is transformed in to a Jazz Cafe for this light-hearted evening of entertainment. Complimentary glass of wine on arrival, and you are invited to bring a bottle and nibbles for the performance. Tables can be reserved for your party in advance.
Maggie O'Meara
omearam@godolphin.org
01722 430636
www.godolphin.org
The Blackledge Theatre is transformed in to a Jazz Cafe for this light-hearted evening of entertainment. Complimentary glass of wine on arrival, and you are invited to bring a bottle and nibbles for the performance. Tables can be reserved for your party in advance.

May,2020

bishop Wordsworth’s School and south Wilts Grammar School Spring Concert
 
Salisbury City Hall – 2 May 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm





Salisbury Cathedral Organ Concert 2020: Mahler 2
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 13 May 2020 at 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Please join us for Salisbury Cathedral Organ Concert 2020: Mahler 2.   Booking Details: Further details and Ticket Prices will follow shortly.



www.salisburycathedral.org.uk/events-and-services

Salisbury Sinfonia Concert
 
St Thomas’s Church – 16 May 2020 at 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Herman Ringer - Conductor Richard Parsons - Violin Programme: Konzertstück for 4 horns and orchestra – Robert Schumann Romance in F - Ludwig van Beethoven Tangazo – Astor Piazzolla Symphony No.8 – Antonin Dvorak
Nick Mettyear
publicity@salisburysinfonia.org
07827 011 490
www.salisburysinfonia.org

Godolphin Informal Concert
 
Blackledge Theatre Godolphin School – 21 May 2020 at 5:15 pm
Godolphin's musicians perform solos in an informal atmosphere. This concert is particularly suitable for children.
Maggie O'Meara
omearam@godolphin.org
01722 430636
www.godolphin.org
Godolphin's musicians perform solos in an informal atmosphere. This concert is particularly suitable for children.

Salisbury International Arts Festival 2020
 
– 22 May 2020 - 7 June 2020 at All Day
The 2020 Salisbury International Arts Festival will run from 22 May – 7 June 2020. Tickets will go on sale in March 2020. Check back on the Wiltshire Creative website https://www.wiltshirecreative.co.uk/whats-on/festival/siaf2020/ or follow their social media channels for the latest news. Alternatively, become a Member and receive priority booking and other benefits.



www.wiltshirecreative.co.uk
Tickets will go on sale in March 2020. Check back on the Wiltshire Creative website https://www.wiltshirecreative.co.uk/whats-on/festival/siaf2020/

Come & Sing Purcell
 
St John’s Church Tisbury – 23 May 2020 - 24 May 2020 at 7:00 pm
Spend a weekend singing Purcell with Greg Skidmore
Cherubim Music Trust
mms@cherubimtrust.org

http://cherubimtrust.org/

XANTEN CHOIR CONCERT
 
St Thomas’s Church – 23 May 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
XANTEN CHOIR CONCERT St. Thomas's will welcome a choir from our twin city of Xanten.  More details will follow later.
Lyndall Willis
lyndallwillis@yahoo.co.uk
n/a
n/a
XANTEN CHOIR CONCERT. St. Thomas's will welcome a choir from our twin city of Xanten.

June,2020

Salisbury Cathedral Organ Concert 2020: Peter and the Wolf
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 13 June 2020 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm




www.salisburycathedral.org.uk/events-and-services

GOJOs BIG BAND
 
St Thomas’s Church – 13 June 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Come and listen to this popular Big Band playing music from “the Greats” such as Basie, Ellington, Gershwin, Goodman, Miller, some Latin American and more recent hit numbers.
Shirley Ledingham
shirleyled15@gmail.com

n/a
Come and listen to this popular Big Band playing music from “the Greats” such as Basie, Ellington, Gershwin, Goodman, Miller, some Latin American and more recent hit numbers.

Farley Music Festival 2020
 
All Saints Church, Farley – 16 June 2020 - 21 June 2020 at 7:00 pm
To attend a concert in All Saints’ Church, Farley, is to be delighted by this charming seventeenth century church with its extraordinary acoustics, and to marvel at the quality of musicianship presented in a small, intimate setting. During June, the Farley Music Festival is held across five evenings when young pianists from the Royal Academy [...]

friends@farleymusic.co.uk

www.farleymusic.co.uk
A world-class line-up of young international musicians will perform at the annual Farley Music Festival, now in its 19th year, in the iconic Wren-style All Saints’ Church located in the picturesque Wiltshire village of Farley.

Salisbury Cathedral’s Organ Concert 2020: Thomas Trotter
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 17 June 2020 at 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Please join us for Salisbury Cathedral's Organ Concert 2020: Thomas Trotter   Booking Details: Further details and Ticket Prices will follow shortly.



www.salisburycathedral.org.uk/events-and-services

Salisbury Musical Society Summer Concert
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 20 June 2020 at 7:30 pm
Salisbury Musical Society's summer concert presents: Will Todd - Mass in Blue (with a jazz ensemble) Francis Poulenc - Gloria (with Salisbury Symphony Orchestra) This concert will be conducted by John Challenger, the Cathedral's Assistant Director of Music
Sue Blyth
sue_blyth@ntlworld.com
01722 500541
www.salisburymusicalsociety.org.uk
Salisbury Musical Society Salisbury Symphony Orchestra John Challenger - Conductor Will Todd - Mass in Blue Francis Poulenc - Gloria

SCC Concert: Freedom! The Power of Song
 
Salisbury City Hall – 20 June 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
SCC's inspiring new commission celebrating the power of song, with children from Salisbury schools.

secretary@salisburycommunitychoir.org


Godolphin Summer Concert
 
Blackledge Theatre Godolphin School – 25 June 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
A final opportunity to hear Godolphin's musicians perform together before we bid farewell to our leavers.
Maggie O'Meara
omearam@godolphin.org
01722 430636
www.godolphin.org
A final opportunity to hear Godolphin's musicians perform together before we bid farewell to our leavers.

Salisbury Chamber Chorus: Programme to be confirmed
 
– 27 June 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Simon McEnery - Conductor​
Katharine McDonald
events@salisburychamberchorus.org
07974293887
www.salisburychamberchorus.org/concerts

Salisbury Baroque: Music in Henry Fielding’s Salisbury
 
Salisbury Museum – 28 June 2020 at 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Music Director : Julia Bishop Music by  Geminiani, Handel with songs from Fielding’s ballad operas and extracts from the pasticcio Opera ‘Tom Jones’.
David Morgan
info@salisburybaroque.org.uk
01722 339788
www.salisburybaroque.org.uk/concerts

Godolphin Lower School Concert
 
Blackledge Theatre Godolphin School – 30 June 2020 at 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm
An opportunity to hear our Prep and Lower School musicians perform in choirs and orchestras. This concert is particularly suitable for children.
Maggie O'Meara
omearam@godolphin.org
01722 430636
www.godolphin.org
An opportunity to hear our Prep and Lower School musicians perform in choirs and orchestras. This concert is particularly suitable for children.

July,2020

Choral and organ celebration
 
St Laurence Church Downton – 3 July 2020 at 7:00 pm
The Kreuztberg Chamber Choir from Berlin  - a concert of European Choral Music Details available in early 2020.
Mark Merrill
mark@merrill.eclipse.co.uk
01725512175
www.stlaurencedownton.co.uk

Concert
 
St Thomas’s Church – 4 July 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
An evening with the Farrant Singers
Shirley Ledingham
shirleyled15@gmail.com

n/a
An evening with the Farrant Singers

St John Singers: Summer Concert, including John Rutter’s The Sprig of Thyme
 
St Martin’s Church – 4 July 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
St John Singers, directed by Stephen Abbott perform John Rutter's "The Sprig of Thyme", with orchestra led by Marion Givens; also music by Chilcott, Roth, Halls and Shepherd, accompanied by Ben Maton.
Jill Horsburgh
jill.horsburgh194@gmail.com
01725514899
www.stjohnsingers.org.uk
Director of Music - Stephen Abbott Accompanist - Ben Maton Orchestra - led by Marion Givens.

The Farrant Singers Summer Concert
 
St Thomas’s Church – 4 July 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
An evening of words and music with the Farrant Singers and readers Barney Norris and John Cox
Jane Waddington
janewaddington9@gmail.com
07773210706
www.farrantsingers.org
An evening of words and music with the Farrant Singers and readers Barney Norris and John Cox

New Sarum Singers’ Summer Fantasy
 
Bemerton Methodist Church – 11 July 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Eric Ralph Tel: 01722 324 911 Email: newsarumsingers@virginmedia.com



Salisbury Concert Band Summer Concert
 
Walker Hall, Leehurst Swan School – 11 July 2020 at 7:30 pm
Music for wind band from the classics, stage and screen under the baton of conductor, Chris Holmes. Doors open 7pm

salisburyconcertband@aol.com

www.salisburyconcertband.org
Conductor - Chris Holmes Music for wind band from the classics, stage and screen

“Music is…the rustle of leaves in summer” Rachmaninoff
 
St Martin’s Church – 18 July 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Two Pianos - Nicholas Woods and Gill Bolton play Concerto no.1 in E flat major S.124 by Liszt, Concerto no.2 in C minor op.18 by Rachmaninoff and Concerto for 2 pianos in E flat major K.365 by Mozart. Home made cakes included in ticket price.
Gill Bolton
tgzer@btinternet.com
01722333288

Two Pianos - Nicholas Woods and Gill Bolton play Concerto no.1 in E flat major S.124 by Liszt, Concerto no.2 in C minor op.18 by Rachmaninoff and Concerto for 2 pianos in E flat major K.365 by Mozart.Home made cakes included in ticket price.

Salisbury Cathedral’s Organ Concert 2020
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 22 July 2020 at 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Please join us for Salisbury Cathedral's Organ Concert 2020   Booking Details: Further details and Ticket Prices will follow shortly.




August,2020

Salisbury Cathedral’s Organ Concert 2020
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 19 August 2020 at 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Please join us for Salisbury Cathedral's Organ Concert 2020   Booking Details: Further details and Ticket Prices will follow shortly.




September,2020

Salisbury Baroque: Tenth Anniversary Concert
 
St Thomas’s Church – 20 September 2020 at 3:30 pm - 5:15 pm
 Tenth Anniversary Concert Soloist/Director - Catherine Martin Oboes: Lysander Tennant Simon Galton Peter Tsoulos Horns: David Woodgates Martin Priestley Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No.1 Bach Sonata for Violin Telemann - Darmstadt Overture Frederick "The Great" - Symphony in D
David Morgan
info@salisburybaroque.org.uk
01722 339788
www.salisburybaroque.org.uk/concerts

Salisbury Cathedral’s Organ Concert 2020
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 23 September 2020 at 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Please join us for Salisbury Cathedral's Organ Concert 2020   Booking Details: Further details and Ticket Prices will follow shortly.




Salisbury Chamber Music Club – details to be confirmed
 
United Reformed Church – 26 September 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Chairman
reed.sarum13@gmail.com
01722324621
www.salisburychambermusicclub.btck.co.uk
Details to be confirmed

October,2020

Salisbury Cathedral’s Organ Concert 2020
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 14 October 2020 at 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Please join us for Salisbury Cathedral's Organ Concert 2020   Booking Details: Further details and Ticket Prices will follow shortly.




Salisbury Chamber Music Club
 
United Reformed Church – 31 October 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Chairman
reed.sarum13@gmail.com
01722324621
www.salisburychambermusicclub.btck.co.uk
Details to be confirmed

November,2020

The Farrant Singers Autumn Concert
 
St Martin’s Church – 7 November 2020 at 7:30 pm
   
Jane Waddington
janewaddington9@gmail.com

www.farrantsingers.org

Salisbury Cathedral’s Organ Concert 2020
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 18 November 2020 at 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Please join us for Salisbury Cathedral's Organ Concert 2020   Booking Details: Further details and Ticket Prices will follow shortly.




Salisbury Cathedral Choral Foundation Concert: Monteverdi Vespers
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 21 November 2020 at 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
Please save the date for the Salisbury Cathedral Choral Foundation Concert:Monteverdi Vespers. Booking Details: Further information and Ticket Prices will follow shortly.



www.salisburycathedral.org.uk/events-and-services

Salisbury Musical Society Monteverdi Vespers
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 21 November 2020 at 7:30 pm
Salisbury Musical Society's autumn concert presents: Monteverdi's famous Vespers of 1610 The orchestral accompaniment will be provided by period instrument ensemble Florilegium www.florilegium.org.uk This concert is part of the Cathedral's celebration of its 800th anniversary and will be conducted by David Halls.
Sue Blyth
sue_blyth@ntlworld.com
01722 500541
www.salisburymusicalsociety.org.uk
Salisbury Musical Society Florilegium David Halls - Conductor Monteverdi - Vespers of 1610

St Cecilia’s Day Concert
 
St Thomas’s Church – 22 November 2020 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
St Cecilia’s Day Concert to include the world premiere of a commissioned piece written by Master of the Queen’s Music, Judith Weir.
Maggie O'Meara
omearam@godolphin.org
01722 430636
www.godolphin.org
St Cecilia’s Day Concert to include the world premiere of a commissioned piece written by Master of the Queen’s Music, Judith Weir.

Salisbury Chamber Music Club
 
United Reformed Church – 28 November 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Chairman
reed.sarum13@gmail.com
01722324621
www.salisburychambermusicclub.btck.co.uk
Details to be confirmed

December,2020

Salisbury Cathedral Late Night Opening with Christmas Organ Music
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 3 December 2020 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The Cathedral will be open for late night view with West Window tours.   Our Music Department will be playing Christmas music on our Willis Organ.




Salisbury Cathedral Late Night Opening with Christmas Organ Music
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 10 December 2020 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The Cathedral will be open for late night view with West Window tours.   Our Music Department will be playing Christmas music on our Willis Organ.



www.salisburycathedral.org.uk/events-and-services

Choral Foundation Concert: Handel Messiah
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 12 December 2020 at 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Handel Messiah performed by the Salisbury Cathedral Choir directed by David Halls, Director of Music, Salisbury Cathedral. Tickets will be available from September 2020



www.salisburycathedral.org.uk/events-and-services

Salisbury Concert Band Christmas Concert
 
Michael Herbert Hall, Wilton – 12 December 2020 at 7:30 pm
Music for wind band from the classics, stage and screen with a few Seasonal extras all under the baton of conductor, Chris Holmes. Doors open 7pm

salisburyconcertband@aol.com

www.salisburyconcertband.org
Conductor - Chris Holmes Music for wind band from the classics, stage and screen with a few Seasonal extras

The Farrant Singers Christmas Concert
 
St Martin’s Church – 12 December 2020 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  "If, next Christmas, you are looking for an experience to get you in the Christmas spirit then I recommend The Farrant Singers annual Christmas concert in the lovely setting of St. Martin's Church...............So, when you write your Christmas list next year, I suggest that you put 'Tickets for the Farrant Singers Christmas Concert' at [...]
Jane Waddington
janewaddington9@gmail.com

www.farrantsingers.org

January,2021

Salisbury Chamber Music Club
 
United Reformed Church – 2 January 2021 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Chairman
reed.sarum13@gmail.com
01722324621
www.salisburychambermusicclub.btck.co.uk
Details to be confirmed

Salisbury Baroque Ensemble –
 
Quaker Meeting House – 30 January 2021 at 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Salisbury Baroque Ensemble
David Morgan

01722 339788
www.salisburybaroque.org.uk/concerts

Salisbury Chamber Music Club
 
United Reformed Church – 30 January 2021 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Chairman
reed.sarum13@gmail.com
01722324621
www.salisburychambermusicclub.btck.co.uk
Details to be confirmed

February,2021

Salisbury Chamber Music Club
 
United Reformed Church – 27 February 2021 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Chairman
reed.sarum13@gmail.com
01722324621
www.salisburychambermusicclub.btck.co.uk
Details to be confirmed

March,2021

The Era of Baroque
 
St Martin’s Church – 7 March 2021 at 7:00 pm
Director and Soloists: Julia Bishop Wassenaer: Concerto Armonico No. 2 Muffat: Concerto Armonico No.5 Telemann: Concerto for Recorder and Bassoon in F Fasch: Overture and Suite in G
David Morgan
info@salisburybaroque.org.uk
01722339788
www.salisburybaroque.org.uk/concerts

Salisbury Musical Society sing Janáček
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 20 March 2021 at 7:30 pm
Salisbury Musical Society's spring concert presents: Janáček's Glagolitic Mass, together with a Bach contata appropriate for time of year. With the Chelsea Opera Group Orchestra This concert will be conducted by the Cathedral's Director of Music David Halls.   (The date is still to be confirmed)
Sue Blyth
sue_blyth@ntlworld.com
01722 500541
www.salisburymusicalsociety.org.uk
Salisbury Musical Society Chelsea Opera Group Orchestra David Halls - Conductor Janáček - Glagolitic Mass

Salisbury Chamber Music Club
 
United Reformed Church – 27 March 2021 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Chairman
reed.sarum13@gmail.com
01722324621
www.salisburychambermusicclub.btck.co.uk
Details to be confirmed

April,2021

Salisbury Chamber Music Club
 
United Reformed Church – 24 April 2021 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Chairman
reed.sarum13@gmail.com
01722324621
www.salisburychambermusicclub.btck.co.uk
Details to be confirmed

June,2021

Salisbury Musical Society Summer Concert
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 19 June 2021 at 7:30 pm
Salisbury Musical Society's summer concert presents: an all-Mozart programme including the Vespers and a Mass setting. This concert will be conducted by John Challenger, the Cathedral's Assistant Director of Music.   (Date and final prgramme to be confirmed)
Sue Blyth
sue_blyth@ntlworld.com
01722 500541
www.salisburymusicalsociety.org.uk
Salisbury Musical Society Salisbury Symphony Orchestra John Challenger - Conductor An all-Mozart programme

Salisbury Baroque: Handel’s “Acis Galatea”
 
Medieval Hall – 27 June 2021 at 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Handel's "Acis Galatea"' Music Director : Alison Townley Chilmark Opera Chorus.  
David Morgan
info@salisburybaroque.org.uk
01722 339788
www.salisburybaroque.org.uk/concerts

November,2021

Salisbury Musical Society sing Elgar’s Dream of Gerontius
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 20 November 2021 at 7:30 pm
Salisbury Musical Society sing Elgar's great oratorio The Dream of Gerontius. With the Chelsea Opera Group Orchestra This concert will be conducted by the Cathedral's Director of Music David Halls.   (The date is still to be confirmed)
Sue Blyth
sue_blyth@ntlworld.com
01722 500541
www.salisburymusicalsociety.org.uk
Salisbury Musical Society Chelsea Opera Group Orchestra David Halls - Conductor Elgar - The Dream of Gerontius

April,2022

Salisbury Musical Society sing Bach
 
Salisbury Cathedral – 2 April 2022 at 7:30 pm
Salisbury Musical Society sing Bach's great B minor Mass to start the Cathedral's Holy Week worship. This concert will be conducted by the Cathedral's Director of Music David Halls.   (The date is still to be confirmed)
Sue Blyth
sue_blyth@ntlworld.com
01722 500541
www.salisburymusicalsociety.org.uk
Salisbury Musical Society David Halls - Conductor Bach - Mass in B minor

September,2022

Salisbury Baroque : English Masters of Baroque
 
Salisbury Museum – 22 September 2022 at 3:30 pm - 5:15 pm
Leader and Sololist Catherine Martin Boyce: Symphony No. 1 Mudge: Concerto Grosso No.3 G.F. Haandel: Concerto Grosso No.6 Arne: Trio Sonata No.2 Avison: Concerto Grosso
David Morgan
info@salisburybaroque.org.uk
01722 33978
www.salisburybaroque.org.uk/

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