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Concerts and recitals

Sean Shibe

Friday 28th June 2019 at 10:00pm
London london
Wigmore Hall, 36 Wigmore Street, London W1U 2BP
£16:00, £5:00 under 35s


Music from the Straloch and Rowallan Manu

Sir Peter Maxwell Davies (1934-2016)

The Yellow Cake Revue Op. 88

Farewell to Stromness

Sir James MacMillan (b.1959)

From Galloway (arr. Sean Shibe)

Since it was the Day of Preparation

Motet No. 1 (arr. Sean Shibe originally for theorbo)

Steve Reich (b.1936)

Electric Counterpoint for electric guitar and tape

Julia Wolfe (b.1958)

LAD (arr. Sean Shibe originally for bagpipes)

David Lang (b.1957)

Killer (arr. Sean Shibe originally for electric violin)

Strumming and Humming

Sunday 30th June 2019 at 3:00pm
St Mary Magdalene, Well Lane, Tamworth-in-Arden B94 5AJ
£7:00, £4:00(Child) £20:00 (Family)

An afternoon of Strumming and Humming. Enjoy music ranging from Renaissance and Classical through to arrangements of Jazz and Contemporary pieces,

0121 458 2331

Alan Brinley Shaw

Sunday 30th June 2019 at 7:00pm
St Andrews Church, Montpellier Street, Cheltenham GL50 1SP

The programme will be the following;

Cordoba, Torre Bermeja, Cadiz, Granada and Asturias with Koyunbaba to end the first half

Sunburst, Invierno Porteño, Prelude Nº2 (VL) Verano Porteño, Prelude Nº5 VL, Milonga del Angel Special Surprize to end the second half.


Valerie Hartzell, Solo Concert

Friday 12th July 2019 at 7:45pm
Bunyan Meeting, Mill Street, Bedfordshire, Bedford MK43 9LX
£10/£5. www.valeriehartzell.co.uk/events

Valérie will be performing 3 of her compositions...1 of which is a premiere. The set is called "3 Short Stories". The movements are: Through the Ages, Bryony, and It Takes Two.

Also, another special part of the show, Valérie will treat the audience by performing a few pieces on some of Michael Edgeworth’s new guitars. He is a guitar builder from Bedfordshire. Another special part of the event is featuring Bedfordshire composer, Paul Ibbotson. Along with that, Valérie will perform music by Albéniz, Dyens, The Beatles, Houghton, as well as new music by American composers Susan McDonald and Scott Ouellette.


Corinium Players Tea-Time Recital

Saturday 13th July 2019 at 3:00pm
Ashcroft Methodist Church, Ashcroft Road, Cirencester GL7 1RA
£5.00 to include Cream Tea

An afternoon of Classical Guitar Ensemble including popular classics and easy listening pieces.

01285 659785
Corinium Players Guitar Ensemble

Guitars at the Church of St Peter Old Hurst

Saturday 13th July 2019 at 7:00pm
Huntingdon Cambridgeshire
Church of St Peter, Church Street, Old Hurst, Huntingdon PE28 3AF
£10:00 inc refreshments

Huntingdonshire Guitar Ensemble


A summer guitar recital in a lovely village setting.

A broad range of music, from an eclectic range of composers, all with differing styles.

Something to suit all tastes, for this unique venue.

Huntingdonshire Guitar Ensemble

Raymond Burley and Karen Hurn (mezzo soprano)

Saturday 14th September 2019 at 7:30pm
St. Austell Cornwall
St. John's Methodist Church, Bodmin Rd., St. Austell PL25 5AE

A programme of songs and solos by Gershwin, Moreno Torroba, Duarte and Falla


Raymond Burley, Arne Brattland and Debbie Adamson

Saturday 21st September 2019 at 7:30pm
Bracknell Berks
South Hill Park Arts Centre, Ringmead, Bracknell RG12 7PA
£12, £8

A programme of duos and trios by Granados, Schumann, Albeniz, Piazzolla, Falla and Machado

Paul Galbraith

Saturday 21st September 2019 at 7:30pm
Weston Hertfordshire
Weston Church, Church Lane, Weston SG4 7DJ



The English Guitar Orchestra dir. Raymond Burley

Saturday 28th September 2019 at 7:30pm
Bampton Oxon
St. Mary's Church, Broad St., Bampton OX18 2LY

A programme of works for two, three, four and 15 guitars by Vivaldi, Holst, Ravel, Mark Houghton, Jenkins and Lennon and McCartney


John Duarte Centenary Concert

Wednesday 2nd October 2019 at 7:30pm
Kings Place, York Way, Kings Cross, London N1 9AG

A programme of works by John Duarte performed by Raymond Burley, Arne Brattland, Antigoni Goni, Antonio de Innocentis, Vladislav Blaha and Fiammetta Doria. The Burley/Brattland Duo will give the premiere of 'Badinerie' op.32

Daniela Rossi and Valerie Hartzell

Saturday 26th October 2019 at 7:30pm
Foxton Village Hall, Hardman Road, Foxton CB22 6RN

Two virtuoso guitarists, Argentinian Daniela Rossi & American Valérie Hartzell both living in England, will share an evening with music from around the world.


Raymond Burley 'The Segovia Legacy'

Sunday 27th October 2019 at 3:00pm
Ipsden S Oxon
St. Mary the Virgin Church, Church Lane, Ipsden OX10 6AE

Works by Moreno Torroba, Segovia, Roussel, Castelnuovo-Tedesco and Tansman


Corinium Players Christmas Concert

Saturday 21st December 2019 at 12:00pm
Cirencester Glos
Ashcroft Methodist Church, Ashcroft Road, Cirencester GL7 1RA
Entry Free - retiring collection

Come along and listen to some traditional and favourite Christmas Carols.

Hot soup and refreshments available after concert

01285 659785
Corinium Players Guitar Ensemble
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