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A Child of our Time Study Day

Saturday 16 March, 11am-4pm
An immersive day hosted by BPF’s Lucy Walker marking the 75th anniversary of Tippett’s most well-known work, A Child of our Time featuring Oliver Soden and Katy Hamilton.

Discovery Session 1: Gustav Holst’s Planets Suite (1914-1916)

Wednesday 20 March, 11am-12.30pm
Gustav Holst's Planets Suite is the focus of our first Discovery Session of the year. 

John Woolrich and the Tesla Quartet

Tuesday 26 March, 5-6pm
Composer John Woolrich returns to The Red House with the Telsa Quartet performing his string quartet Badinerie.

Scratch Choir: Spirituals

Friday 29 March, 11am-4pm
Our first Scratch Choir of the year will focus on Tippett’s spirituals from his great oratorio A Child of our Time.

Recital: Before Britten

Friday 12 April, 5-6pm
This recital will focus on the composers Britten would have been familiar with in his youth with performances by soprano Erika Mädi Jones and pianist Panaretos Kyriatzidis.

Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday 20 – Sunday 21 April, 1-4pm
Join in the fun at The Red House with our Easter Egg Hunt!

Discovery Session 2: Elgar’s Cello Concerto (1919)

Wednesday 24 April, 11am-12.30pm
Come and discover one of Elgar’s most haunting and passionate works in this Discovery Session.

Tippett & Britten: Recitals and Readings

Friday 26 April 2019
Pre-concert talk:
4.30pm
Recital: 5-6pm
Join us for a pre-concert talk and recital with readings of Tippett and Britten’s correspondence and their their music.

Sponsors, Series’ & Soirees

Saturday 11 May, 2-6pm
A guide to the British music scene between the two World Wars with mezzo-soprano Diana Moore.
 

Discovery Session 3: Walton’s Façade (1922-1929)

Wednesday 22 May, 11am-12.30pm
This Discovery Session will be looking at William Walton’s ‘Entertainment’ written for chamber ensemble and the spoken voice.

Scratch Choir: Rejoice in the Lamb

Friday 31 May, 11am-4pm
This Scratch Choir session will focus on one of Britten’s most enduringly popular choral works composed in 1943.

Scratch Choir: A Little Jazz Mass

Friday 4 October, 11am-4pm
Come along for something a little different - dare we say, jazzy?

Scratch Choir: A Ceremony of Carols 2019

Friday 6 December, 11am-4pm
Come and sing Britten's festive choral work.