Music Appreciation (Tuesday)


Activity

We meet to listen to some wonderful music, with coffee too!

Where and when

We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 10 am at the home of a group member.

Other information

We currently (Jan 2019) have a vacancy for a new member; anyone who is interested do please contact Peter for more information.

Contact details

Peter Ellement 01858 432966


News

Music Appreciation (Tuesday) – May

We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 5 Holdenby Close, MH, at 10am. Our next meeting is on Tuesday 16 April when Peter will present the programme. In April, Peter chose a programme of music by nine British composers who were all composing music into the 20th century. We listened to ‘An […]

Music Appreciation (Tuesday) – April

We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 5 Holdenby Close, MH, at 10am. Our next meeting is on Tuesday 16 April when Peter will present the programme. In March, Peter chose the programme of music. The programme concentrated on the music of two composers Liszt(1811-1886) and Korngold((1897-1957). We listened to an orchestral […]

Music Appreciation (Tuesday) – March

We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 5 Holdenby Close, MH, at 10am. Our next meeting is on Tuesday 16 March when Peter will present the programme. In February, Amanda chose the programme of music. Appropriate to the sunny morning we began with the ‘Concerto No.1 in E major – Spring’ by […]

Music Appreciation (Tuesday) – February

We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 5 Holdenby Close, MH, at 10am. Our next meeting is on Tuesday 16 February when Amanda will present the programme of music. In January we started the year with a bang and a programme of music by Tchaikovsky(1840-1893). We began with the ever popular ‘Fantasy […]

Music Appreciation(Tuesday) – January 2019

We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 5 Holdenby Close, MH at 10.00am. Our next meeting is on Tuesday 15 January when Peter will present the programme of music. In December’ at our Christmas meeting, members presented music of their own choice. During the morning we heard ‘In Terra Pax’ by  Finzi(1901-1956); […]

Music Appreciation(Tuesday) – November

We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 5 Holdenby Close, MH, at 10am. In October Amanda presented the programme of music.  We listened to music by David Le Page ‘Between Heaven & Earth’ followed by ‘Autumn’ from ‘the Concerto No.3 in F major’  by Vivaldi. We then heard the ballet music from […]

Music Appreciation(Tuesday) – October

We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 5 Holdenby Close, MH, at 10am. In September Peter presented the programme of music.  We listened to music by Franz Schubert((1797-1828) and Carl Maria von Weber(1786-1826) who were both influenced  by the music of Mozart((1756-1791) and Haydn(1732-1809). We began with Schubert’s Overture ‘Rosamunde’ and this […]

Music Appreciation (Tuesday) – September

We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 5 Holdenby Close, MH, at 10am. In August Jan presented the programme and we watched a video recording of each of the four pieces we heard. We listened to and watched two pieces by Weber(1788-1826) – the ‘Trio for piano, flute and cello in G […]

cello scroll

Music Appreciation (Tuesday) – August

We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 5 Holdenby Close, MH, at 10am. In July Peter presented the programme  based around music played at the recent Promenade Concert to mark the ‘40th Anniversary of the BBC Young Musician of the Year’ competition. All the soloists had been competitors in the event at […]

Music Appreciation(Tuesday) – July

We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 5 Holdenby Close, MH, at 10am. In June Amanda presented the programme of music. We began with the Symphony No.9 in E flat by Shostakovich(1906-1975) and this was followed by a selection from Carmina Burana by Carl Orff(1895-1982). After coffee we listened to Venus, Mercury […]