Music Appreciation 1


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 1 – September 2020

Live Prom Concerts began again on 28 August and in the following two weeks all the concerts were either screened live on i-player or to be seen on  television. The can all  be watched on i-player until towards  the end of September. What a feast of  music there was to enjoy in the first week! […]

Music Appreciation 1 – August 2020

What a wonderful variety of music we have had available to us on BBC television during July and there is more great stuff to come in August! The 2020 Prom. Season is underway – no live concerts until the end of August, but repeats of more than a dozen great concerts broadcast from performances in […]

Music Appreciation 1 – July 2020

I love opera! I saw my first complete opera at the Vienna State Opera in 1969 – La Boheme – still my favourite! I was 31. My love of classical music had begun at university in 1956 but though I spent a much of my free time in concert halls in the north of England […]

Music Appreciation 1 – June 2020

Music has been such a great help over the past weeks of lockdown – such a solace and such an inspiration. To be able to cut oneself off from the world for an hour or two and to be transported to who knows where? Wasn’t it Plato on music who wrote – “Music is a […]

Music Appreciation 1 – May 2020

We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 5 Holdenby Close at 10am. Each meeting lasts for two hours. Hopefully, we may be able to meet again on Tuesday 21 July.  How fortunate we are to have so much music at our fingertips on CDs and DVDs and on the BBC. The current […]

Music Appreciation 1 – April 2020

Music Appreciation 1 We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 5 Holdenby Close at 10am. Each meeting lasts for two hours. Hopefully, we may be able to meet again on Tuesday 21 July. At the moment this group is full. Please note my new e-mail address:   peterellement36@gmail.com Peter Ellement  Tel.  01858 432966

Music Appreciation 1 – March

We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 5 Holdenby Close at 10am. Each meeting lasts for two hours. Our next meeting will be on Tuesday 17 March when the programme of music will be chosen by Peter. We will be listening to music by English composers. At our last meeting in February […]

Music Appreciation 1 – February 2020

We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 5 Holdenby Close at 10am. Each meeting lasts for two hours. Our next meeting will be on Tuesday 18 February when the programme of music will be chosen by Jan. At our last meeting in January, the music was chosen and presented by Roger. We […]

Music Appreciation 1 – January 2020

   We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 5 Holdenby Close at 10am. Each meeting lasts for two hours. Our next meeting will be on Tuesday 21 January 2020 when the programme of music will be chosen by Roger. At our last meeting in December, the music was chosen by members of […]

Music Appreciation 1 – December

We meet on the third Tuesday of each month at 5 Holdenby Close, MH, at 10am.  Our next meeting is on Tuesday 17 December which will be a morning of music chosen by members. Please bring a piece of music lasting 8-10 minutes. Coffee and mince pies will be served during the meeting. Our first […]