Music Concerts in Suffolk October 2016
Friday 28 OctoberEveryman Folk Club: The Dovetail Trio
8.00pm - 11.00pm
The Riverside Centre, Gt Glemham Road, Stratford St Andrew, Saxmundham, IP17 1LL
The distinctive voices and acclaimed instrumental talents of Jamie Roberts (BBC R2 Folk Award nominee), Rosie Hood (BBC Performing Arts winner), and Matt Quinn (Folk Degree alumnus) combine effortlessly to present England's traditional songs with a bold and fresh approach. Together they explore familiar narratives and modern themes with infectious energy and a passion for musical heritage.
Tickets: £5.00 in advance/£6.00 on the door
Email: email@example.com, Tel: 01449 615523
Saturday 29 OctoberCandlelit Concert at Benhall Church
St Mary’s Church Benhall, Deadman’s Lane, Benhall, IP17 1JL
A very special evening of live performance from some of the regions top songwriters playing within the beautiful acoustic of this Norman dated church.
Featuring Kev Walford & Kelly Pritchard, Honey & The Bear and Keith Sadler.
Music Concerts in Suffolk November 2016
Saturday 12 NovemberBig Sky Singing Workshop & Concert
2.00pm - 4.00pm Singing Workshop. 7.30pm Concert.
St Peters by the Waterfront, College Street, Ipswich, IP1 1XF
Sian Croose (who is an exceptional and experienced workshop leader) will be running a singing workshop in the afternoon prior to Big Sky's concert at 7.30pm.
Big Sky's concert sees an evening of inspiring traditional and contemporary world music including especially commissioned songs sung by this acclaimed choir. In support of Inside Out community - a local mental health charity.
Considerable savings can be made by booking for both events.
Tickets for the Concert: £15 (£10 un-waged) Singing workshop: £15 (£10 unwaged)
Tickets for both the afternoon Workshop and Concert: £20 (£15 un-waged)
Contact: Gale Pryor, Tel: 07811 435883, Email:firstname.lastname@example.org
See St Peter's by the Waterfront
for venue information.
Saturday 19 NovemberT Rextasy 'I Love to Boogie' 40th Anniversary Tour
Ipswich Corn Exchange, King Street, Ipswich, IP1 1DH
T Rextasy have now been performing around the world for over 20 years, a career that ironically outlives Marc's very own T Rex. The band is now accepted as the world's only official live tribute band dedicated to Marc Bolan & T Rex, and the only band endorsed and approved by Marc Bolan's family, estate, original ex-members of T Rex, and Bolan's catalogue management. The band has been described by many as beyond the boundaries of tribute.
Truly a rock'n'roll concert for all ages - If you would like to know exactly what a Marc Bolan concert was like in the 1970's, this show is for you!
Tel: 01473 433100
Sunday 20 NovemberQueen of Heaven: Music for the Virgin Mary from Josquin to Byrd and De Monte
Holy Trinity Church, The Green, Long Melford, CO10 9DT
Cambridge Renaissance Voices return to Long Melford with a joyful programme of 16th century polyphony, featuring Philippe de Monte's superb and rarely performed Benedicta Es mass and Josquin's motet on which it is based: Benedicta Es Caelorum Regina, addressing the Virgin Mary as Queen of Heaven.
De Monte lived and worked throughout Europe, and some of his connections and influences will be reflected in Renaissance motets from England, Italy, Spain and Flanders.
Tel: 01284 769505
Sunday 20 NovemberAlison Rose, soprano with James Cheung, piano
St Mary the Virgin Church, The Street, East Bergholt, CO7 6TE
Alsion will be performing from the works of Grieg, Schumann, Debussy and Britten.
See Stour Valley Arts and Music
for full information including tickets.
Saturday 26 NovemberIpswich Symphony Orchestra
Ipswich Corn Exchange, King St., Ipswich, IP1 1DH
A classical treat!
Brahms - piano concerto no.1
Soloist Steven Osborne
Beethoven - Eroica symphony and Mendelssohn - Hebrides overture.
Steven Osborne is pre-eminent among British pianists.
Tickets: £12.00 - £15.50 Free tickets to U18's and FT students under 25
Contact: Pat Grimwade, Tel: 01473 256461
See Ipswich Regent Theatre & Corn Exchange
for venue details.
Music Concerts in Suffolk December 2016
Saturday 3 DecemberThe Royal Air Force in Concert 2016
Ipswich Regent, 3 St Helens St, Ipswich, IP4 1HE
Enjoy an uplifting evening of musical entertainment showcasing the Best of British Entertainment, performed by the RAF's finest musicians with vocalists Squadron Leader Matthew Little and West End performer Sarah Francis.
The programme of music includes Dambusters March, Chariots of Fire, Devil's Gallop, Bring Me Sunshine, 633 Squadron, Impossible Dream, O Fortuna, Crown Imperial and the RAF March Past.
Tickets: £15.00 - £25.00
See Ipswich Regent Theatre & Corn Exchange
for venue details.
Saturday 17 DecemberA Festival of Christmas
St Mary’s Church , St Mary’s Street, Bungay, NR35 1AX
An evening of carols with Bungay Choral, Canataria and of course audience participation.
See Christmas and New Year in Suffolk
for full information.
Wednesday 21 DecemberCarols by Candlelight with the Locrian Ensemble
The Apex, Charter Square, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 3FD, Bury St Edmunds, IP33 3FD
The Locrian Ensemble are firmly established as one of Britain's most popular touring groups. They have a host of television and film credits to their name and have recently topped the classical charts with their playing for Debbie Wiseman's BBC TV score of Wolf Hall.
They enjoy a formidable international reputation (Evening Standard). Their Christmas show is the hottest ticket in their calendar. In lavish period costume, and in front of an evocative candlelit setting, these charismatic performers perform favourites including carols, string medleys of familiar christmas tunes and seasonal surprises.
They are joined by the evergreen Jill Washington, West End star soprano of Phantom of the Opera, who sings tunes from Handel's Messiah to White Christmas, the 12 Days of Christmas and Walking in the Air, accompanied by shimmering strings and thrilling harp playing. This is the ideal way to get into the true spirit of Christmas. This magical evening will be the best Xmas present you can give!
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