Have a Listen!

Here are some extracts from previous concerts
.

Adagio for ’cello and Orchestra

View all piece details

The beautiful piece is rarely performed and was found by Richard who asked Heather Ball to take the solo part in the performance immediately before she went to university. With playing like this, Heather will always be welcome back to bolster the cello section!

Live Recording:



Ashokan Farewell

View all piece details

Ashokan Farewell - Hexham Abbey:



Barbara Ann

View all piece details

Barbara Ann - 2019 Tour at Frosterley:



Berceuse & Finale from The Firebird Suite

View all piece details

Although now more than 100 years old, The Firebird Suite is still considered 'modern music'. The piece was a huge success when first performed in 1910 and represented a major breakthrough for Stravinsky both with the public and with the critics

Live Recording:



Goodnight Sweetheart well it's time to go

View all piece details

This is one of a number of pieces that the choir sign 'a capella' - without accompaniment. These pieces are great fun to sing and form part of our 'standby repertoire'

Live Recording:



Linden Lea

View all piece details

Throughout his career, Ralph Vaughan Williams set over 80 poems to music to create songs. Firmly in the English tradition and written in 1902 Linden Lea is one of the earlier of Vaughan Williams' songs to be composed and is now certainly one of the best known

Live Recording:



Brought to you by Making Music
Copyright © 2020 Furness Music Centre