Music in Salisbury  Event Listing, September 2018

Saturday 1
St Thomas's Church, Salisbury  7.30 pm  
Philip Lange Piano Recital
T  £15  Music Room (01722 322278) and Salisbury Information Centre (01722 342860)      
P  St Thomas’s Church 2020 Appeal

St Thomas's Church, Salisbury  12.15 pm  
Lunchtime Instrumental Concert
Cheryl Snibson and Friends              
T  Free with retiring collection        
P  St Thomas’s Church 2020 Appeal

Saturday 8
St Thomas's Church, Salisbury  12.15 pm  
Lunchtime Concert
Garth Hill  Balalaikas            
T  Free with retiring collection        
P  St Thomas’s Church 2020 Appeal

Saturday 15
St Thomas's Church, Salisbury  7.00 pm  
Westminster Chamber Orchestra English String Music
Westminster Chamber Orchestra
Peter Davis  Conductor
George White   Viola            
Simple Symphony  Benjamin Britten
Elegy for Solo Viola, Quartet and Strings  Herbert Howells
Romance for Strings   Gerald Finzi
St Paul's Suite  Gustav Holst
Other works by Bantock and Armstrong Gibbs.  
The Westminster Chamber Orchestra returns to Salisbury for an evening of English String Music. They are delighted that George White, a former Salisbury Chorister and current orchestra member, will perform the beautiful Howells Elegy for Viola, Quartet and Strings. Continuing the exploration of unknown British Muaic, the concert will feature a work by Granville Bantock.
T  £12 in advance, £15 on the door, accompanied children free of charge.  On the door or in advance from Music Room, or online from      Email:
C  Marian Givens   Tel: 07921 819345  
P  Marian Givens

St Thomas's Church, Salisbury  12.15 pm  
Lunchtime Concert
Greg Carley  Jazz pianist            
T  Free with retiring collection        
P  St Thomas’s Church 2020 Appeal

Sunday 16
St Thomas’s Church, Salisbury  6.30 pm  
A Royal Celebration
St Thomas's Church Choir
I was glad  Parry
Coronation Anthems  Handel
and other music
T  Free with retiring collection        
C  John Dempster    Email:
P  St Thomas’s Church

Monday 17
Salisbury Recorded Music Society  7.30 pm  
Talk with CDs: Anthony Powell - 'One composer's journey into Silence and then to Resignation'
Venue: off St Ann St. Details or 01722 331880

Saturday 22
The Chapel, New Wardour Castle  7.30 pm  
The Secret Byrd
The Sarum Consort
Alastair Carey  Director
Consort songs and motets by William Byrd, Thomas Tallis, Heinrich Schütz and Giovanni Paolo Cima are interweaved amongst movements of Byrd's beautiful miniature Mass for Three Voices in this intimate performance of music for the recusant Catholic church in 16th century England.
T  £20, £10        Email:

Salisbury City Hall  7.30 pm  
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Marta Gardoli?ska  Conductor
Sonoko Miriam Welde  Violin            
Tragic Overture  Brahms
Violin Concerto  Mendelssohn
Symphony No.9 'The New World'  Dvo?ák
Free pre-concert talk at 6.45 pm. Tickets bookable in advance.
T  £27.50, £22.50, £18.50, £16.50  City Hall Box Office  Tel: 01722 434434    Email:
P  Wiltshire Council

Friday 28
St Martin’s Church, Salisbury  10.30 am  
La Folia Sei Solo
Exeter House School
La Folia
Howard Moody  Musical Director
An opportunity to share the experiences of the students of Exeter House School and Vocational Unit as they explore the music of Bach and create their own songs and dances in response.
T  no tickets    Tel: 01722 714897    Email:
C  Sue Kent  Tel: 01722 714897  Email:
P  La Folia
S  Arts Council England; Wiltshire Music Connect; Fawcetts (La Folia season sponsors); Peter Mitchell; La Folia Friends; Exeter House School; anonymous donors

Saturday 29
United Reformed Church, Fisherton Street, Salisbury  7.30 pm  
Salisbury Chamber Music Club
The Amberley Ensemble (Fiona Brockhurst) - wind & piano to include a sextet by Theodor Blumer              
T  Guests £5, Students £1, Members free.   On the door      
C  Chairman  Tel: 01722324621  Email:

Sunday 30
St. Thomas's Church  3.30 pm  
Salisbury Baroque: The French Connection
Salisbury Baroque
Ben Sansom  
The Fairy Queen  Purcell
Pavane in G minor  Purcell
Extracts from “Cadmus & Hermione”   Lully
Extracts from “Simphonies pour les Soupers du Roy”  Delalande
T  £11 - £15  Music Room or online  Tel: 01722339788    
C  David Morgan  Tel: 01722339788  Email: