Concert

Lunchtime Classical: Richard Hull and Jerome Sadler

Thursday 21 MARCH 2019 at 1pm Woodville Auditorium Lunchtime Classical: Richard Hull and Jerome Sadler Richard Hull After gaining a Degree in Music from Dartington College of Arts in 1991, Richard embarked on a trumpet teaching career, starting at his old school, Bedford Modern School. He began to work full time for Bedfordshire Music Service in 1995. He has taught for various music services, and been involved in many different aspects of brass tuition and education over the last 27 […]

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Lunchtime Classical: Patricia & Matthew Redman

Thursday 25 APRIL 2019 at 1pm Woodville Auditorium Lunchtime Classical: Patricia & Matthew Redman This concert will feature songs of peace dating from 1919 and into the halcyon days of the 1920s including “Art” songs by composers of the time to the more popular songs that had widespread sheet music sales and were heard in homes, tea-rooms and theatres. In between, Patricia and Matt will take the audience on a journey from those popular songs into the glamorous, sophisticated despair […]

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Nat King Cole Songbook Live

Sunday 5 MAY 2019 Woodville Auditorium Nat King Cole Songbook Live Andy Abraham is known across the country as the runner up of ITV’s 2005 series of The X Factor. He captured the hearts of the country then and will do so once again, as he has masterminded a special new tour called The Nat King Cole Songbook. Throughout the year, the Platinum and Gold recording artist will be bringing the stunning songs of American jazz icon, Nat King Cole, […]

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Lunchtime Concert with Madeleine Mitchell & London Chamber Ensemble

Thursday 23 MAY 2019 at 1pm Woodville Auditorium Lunchtime Concert with Madeleine Mitchell & London Chamber Ensemble Lunchtime Classical: Madeleine Mitchell, violinist and the London Chamber Ensemble, with well known pianist David Owen Norris, violist Roger Chase and cellist Joseph Spooner, present a masterpiece by Brahms and two delightful short pieces from their latest Naxos album of Grace Williams Chamber Music, featured on Classic FM, BBC Radio 3, Gramophone and Guardian CD of the Week: ‘A fascinating listen…the players of the London […]

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Best of Queen

Sunday 2 JUNE 2019 Woodville Auditorium Best of Queen Performed by The Bohemians The Bohemians have been paying homage to the world’s most theatrical and dramatic Rock band, Queen since 1996, and in that time have had a huge impact on audiences across the world. Front man and pianist, Rob Comber’s  outrageous stage antics and personality makes him perfect to play an uncannily realistic ‘Freddie’ with just the right look and stage persona. Rob is joined on stage by an enormously […]

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Lunchtime Classical: Nicholas McCarthy

Thursday 25 JULY 2019 at 1pm Woodville Auditorium Lunchtime Classical: Nicholas McCarthy Nicholas McCarthy was born in 1989 without his right hand and only began to play the piano at the late age of 14 after being inspired by a friend play Beethoven’s Waldstein Sonata. Having once been told that he would never succeed as a concert pianist, Nicholas would not be discouraged and went on to study at the prestigious Royal College of Music in London. His graduation in […]

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