on alternate Thursdays
at the Friends Meeting House, Thornhill Street
(rear of The Ridings), Wakefield WF1 1NQ.
Free Car Parking
The Society may be contacted for further information
and programmes through:
22 Lindale Garth
Wakefield WF2 0RW
Programmes for 2018
Our Chairman greets the New Year with a programme of musical gems by French Composers
"The Symphony is dead. Long live the Symphony."
Köln Concert and Beyond"
his debut presentation David will introduce
guest Sue's programme this year has
popular former member visits with a
was Jacqueline du Pré?"
the Word by Moonlight"
Making a welcome return as a guest presenter, Ron will relate a brief history of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra.
from the British Isles will be featured
"To be perfectly Franck, Avril Bares All"
"John Ogdon meets Beethoven"
Surge of Prokofiev"
friends from the Wakefield Organists
"Mussorgsky and Ravel in a Joint Enterprise"
An evening of music by Schubert and Schumann, including the latter's "Rhenish" Symphony
A selection of recordings of music from Eastern Europe
The Annual General Meeting—followed by "Chairman's Choice"
A listen to a strangely mesmerising aspect of Rossini's music—"Too Playful and Sensuous for a Religious Subject"
CRQ Editions celbrates its 10th birthday this year. Jim presents some insights and highlights.
Our Secretary will introduce some "Desert Island Discs"music by Beethoven, Rachmaninov and others which would make isolation bearable!
our Winter takes hold, Peter presents
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