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When concerts start again …

When our concert programme restarts, we have some wonderful events lined up. Concerts that have been cancelled, will all be rescheduled into the 2021 and 2022 seasons.

Here are some treats planned for October and November. Let’s hope they can go ahead but of course we don’t know at present.

Ashmolean Proms
Tuesday 6 October Jan Schmolck violin, Frances Angell piano
JS Bach Partita in D minor for Solo Violin (complete)
Debussy Sonata for violin and piano
Frank Sonata for violin and piano

Tuesday 10 November Orchestra of St John’s, conductor John Lubbock
Barber Adagio, Tippett Little music for strings
Songs by  Jeremy Lubbock: Hush my soul, Prelude, How shall love be spoken
Walton Death of Henry V, Touch her soft lips and part
Puccini Crisantemi, Warlock/Quilter songs

Dorchester Abbey
Saturday 17 October
Elgar cello concerto, Enigma Variations
Unaccompanied Stanford motets
Margarita Balanas cello, Orchestra of St John’s

Saturday 28 November 7.30
Verdi La Traviata Abbreviated concert performance
Ilona Domnich soprano, Sam Furness tenor, Frazer Scott bass
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Wigmore Hall – My Music
Thursday 15 October 
Revd Jonathan Aitken, Curate at HMP Pentonville, former Cabinet minister

Thursday 26 November
John Simpson, Journalist and broadcaster

Thursday 17 December
Lord Sumption, Author, medieval historian and retired senior judge

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