Music Concerts in Suffolk November 2014
Saturday 29 NovemberEast Anglian Children's Hospice Charity Gig
6.30pm - 10.00pm
A gig in aid of EACH, tickets £3 sold on the door only
Venue Address: Venue 77, 77 Fore Hamlet, Ipswich, Suffolk. IP3 8AB
Saturday 29 NovemberAldeburgh Music Club sing Handel's Alexander's Feast and Zadok the Priest
Snape Maltings Concert Hall
Aldeburgh Music Club sing Handel's Alexander's Feast and Zadok the Priest. Accompanied by the Suffolk Baroque Players under the baton of Edmond Fivet.
Ticket prices: £12 (students £6), £16, £20, £25
Tickets are available from the Aldeburgh Music Box Office on 01728 687110 or by going to www.aldeburghmusic.club
Venue Address: Snape Maltings Concert Hall, Snape, Nr Saxmundham, Suffolk. IP17 1SP
Saturday 29 NovemberBeautiful Dangerous
The Great Eastern Hotel, Brandon, Thetford
This brilliant cover Rock band with all female vocals will be performing at The Great Eastern Hotel
Saturday 29 NovemberCharity gig!
18:00 - 23:00
Venue 77, Ipswich
A charity gig to raise money for EACH held in Venue 77 with local bands and singers performing!
Tickets: £3 a ticket, purchased on the door
Venue Address: Venue 77, 77 Fore Hamlet, Ipswich, IP3 8AB
Sunday 30 NovemberKingfisher Sinfonietta Orchestral ConcertTop
Jubilee Hall, Aldeburgh
A host of splendid works for this concert by the popular Kingfisher orchestra, conducted by Elgar Howarth.
In the delightful Jubilee Hall, the programme includes Holst A Moorside Suite for Strings and R Strauss Duet-Concertino for Clarinet & Bassoon with Andrew Cory & Steven Lock. Our conductor presents his own Five Folk Songs, and the concert ends with Stravinsky's exciting Pulcinella Suite.
The orchestra is led by its founder, Beth Spendlove.
For full programme please visit our website: Kingfisher Sinfonietta
Ticket Prices: £12, £10 conc. & £2 f/t ed. at the door or from ticket outlet
Tickets can be purchased on the door or in advance from Caramel Boutique 01728 452141 in Aldeburgh High Street or 01728 687467 at Snape Maltings.
Venue Address: Crabbe Street, Aldeburgh, Suffolk. IP15 5BN
Music Concerts in Suffolk December 2014
Wednesday 3 DecemberCarols For All
United Reformed Church, Stowmarket
Great Carol Concert, taking part Stowmarket Salvation Army Band & Songsters, Gt Finborough Primary School Choir and Guests. All proceeds to local charity.
Ticket Prices: Adult £5, under 12 years £2
Tickets available from: Expert Stationers, Ipswich Street, Stowmarket or
telephone 01449 613378 for further information.
Venue Address: United Reformed Church, Ipswich Street, Stowmarket, Suffolk. IP14 1AD
Thursday 4 DecemberLet's Twist Again
The Apex, Bury St Edmunds
Including hits from all your 50's & 60's favourites, Elvis, The Beatles, Buddy, Dusty & more and starring Strictly Come Dancing's lead singer Chris Madin this is set to be a fantastic night out at The Apex, Bury St Edmunds
Saturday 6 DecemberChristmas Jubilation
St John the Baptist Church
Ipswich Bach Choir
Ipswich Chamber Orchestra
JS Bach - Selection from the Christmas Oratorio
J Rutter - Nativity Carol and Shepherd's Pipe Carol
A selection of carols for audience participation
Soloists : Elaine Henson - Mezzo-soprano
Paul Hazelgrove-Spurin - Tenor
Patrick McCarthy - Conductor
Tickets £12 (£5 for students) available from Music World Ipswich, Card Centre Felixstowe and at the door.
www.ipswichbachchoir.org.uk email: email@example.com
Venue Address: Cauldwell Hall Road, Ipswich. IP4 4QE
Saturday 6 DecemberSouthwold Concert Series - Christmas Concert
St Edmund’s Church, Southwold
For further details please see: Southwold Concert Series
Saturday 6 DecemberCarols and Candlelight Gippeswyk Singers Christmas Concert
St Peter & St Mary Church, Barham
The Gippeswyk Singers (an acclaimed Ipswich Chamber Choir) present a traditional Carol Service in the Kings College Cambridge Christmas Eve style conducted by Geoff Lavery.
Scripture Readings of the Christmas Story with exquisite sacred choral pieces by the choir and plenty of carols for audience participation.
Organist: Peter Clayton
Mulled Wine and Mince Pies available after the concert for a small donation.
All profits to local charities.
Ticket Price: £5 Available from: Roger Colthorpe, 5 Phillips Road, Barham, Ipswich IP6 0AZ (send SAE with cheque payable to Claydon and Barham PCC) or
Phil Spiers: Tel 01394 273306
Venue Address: Church Lane, Barham, Ipswich, Suffolk. IP6 0PT
Monday 8 DecemberAn Evening of Carols and Christmas Songs
St Margaret’s Church Centre
An opportunity to sing favourite carols and Christmas songs, enjoy seasonal refreshments and listen to some hand-bell ringing, to get into the mood for the Christmas season. All proceeds in aid of church funds.
Ticket Price: £5.00
St Margaret's Church, Hollingsworth Road, Lowestoft, Suffolk. NR32 4BW
Wednesday 10 DecemberCharity Christmas Carols with St Mary Le Tower and UNICEF
5.50 for 6-6.30pm
Arlingtons Brasserie, Ipswich
Join us for our night of Carols all in aid of Charity.
For more information see: Arlingtons Brasserie, Ipswich
Friday 12 DecemberIrish Night
The Ship Inn, Blaxhall
An excellent excuse for a pint of Guinness as you enjoy the traditional Irish Jigs and Reels at The Ship Inn, Blaxhall
Saturday 13 DecemberA Feast for Christmas
Trinity Methodist Church
The Lowestoft Choral Society
Christmas concert featuring a new piece, A Feast for Christmas by Alan Bullard, Vivaldi's Gloria and popular audience participation Christmas music.
Ticket Prices: £10
Venue Address: Trinity Methodist Church, High Street, Lowestoft, Suffolk (opposite the lighthouse) NR32 1HU
Saturday 13 DecemberWoodbridge Methodist Church, Christmas Music
Woodbridge Methodist Church
Celebrate Christmas with the Choir
Including ‘The Stargazers by Roger Jones and seasonal readings
AND BUFFET SUPPER
Proceeds in aid of the Alzheimer’s Society, Research into dementia
Ticket Prices: £9
Venue Address: St John’s Street, Woodbridge, Suffolk. IP12 1ED
Sunday 14 DecemberHark! Shepherd Swains: Christmas Music from Shakespeare's Time - part of the Suffolk Villages Festival Autumn Concert Series
The Grand Hall, Hadleigh Town Hall
In our Christmas concert this year we contrast festive anthems, carols and other sacred music for voices and viols by Thomas Tallis, William Byrd, Orlando Gibbons, John Amner, Martin Peerson and George Jeffreys with seasonal secular music bringing Shakespeare’s England vividly to life, including arrangements of popular songs by Thomas Ravenscroft and Richard Dering’s extraordinary ‘Cries of London’, evoking the bustling street life of the capital around 1600. There will be another contribution by the children of Holmwood House in Colchester, following their successful appearance in Handel’s Messiah in the 2014 Festival. The concert is in a warm venue and is suitable for all the family. Performed by Claire Tomlin (soprano), Psalmody, The John Jenkins Consort, directed by Peter Holman
Ticket Prices: £18, £12 (half-price to full-time students)
Box office: 01904 651485 or www.ncem.co.uk
Further information from Suffolk Village Festival, 01206 366603 or Suffolk Village Festivals
Venue Address: Market Place, Hadleigh, Suffolk. IP7 5DL
Tuesday 16 DecemberA West End Musical ChristmasTop
4.00pm & 7.30pm
Snape Maltings Concert Hall
From the team behind Frank and Ella’s Swingin’ Christmas comes a new musical treat. Four top West-End artists and a live band combine timeless Christmas classics with hit songs from musicals you’ll know and adore including The King & I, Showboat, The Sound of Music, Carousel, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and many many more.
Ticket Prices: From £21
Venue Address: Snape Maltings Concert Hall, Bridge Road, Snape, Suffolk. IP17 1SR
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Saturday 7 FebruaryDominic Seldis & Wolsey OrchestraTop
The Apex, Bury St Edmunds
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Saturday 16 MayMusic For A Summer NightTop
Trinity Methodist Church
Haydn's Creation (part 1) and John Rutter's folk song selection, The Sprig of Thyme plus other pieces yet to be decided.
Ticket Price: £10
Venue Address: High Street, Lowestoft, (Opp lighthouse), Suffolk. NR32 1HU
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