Thursday 11th October 2018


Event 18 - Piano Recital - Images of Childhood

12.15pm - Marden House - Admission £3 (Friends Free; £1 Child)

An enchanting programme of piano music by local pianists and teachers Mary Pilcher-Clayton and Alta Ridgway. Come and enjoy firm favourites such as ‘Berceuse’ from Dolly Suite (Listen with Mother’s theme tune) as well as other familiar and less familiar pieces by Mozart, Schumann and Barber. The programme will also include music to mark 100 years since the death of Debussy with Clair de lune and other favourites by this composer.


Event 19 - Samswara Duo

7.30pm - Marden House - Admission £8 (£6 Friends; £1 Child))

Samswara - Based in the South West, virtuosic musicians Ricky Romain (sitar) and Jon Sterckx (tabla) have been thrilling and entertaining audiences throughout the UK since 2001. During this time they have developed a reputation amongst music lovers nationally and internationally for their on stage rapport, and spontaneous and playful musical dialogues. Expect highly engaging and dynamic performances that begin with slow, meditative melodies unfolding into complex exciting rhythmical interplay. Indian music at its very best!