Trio Ayriel are returning to perform at All Saints’ Church in Kirkbymoorside on Saturday 3 March from 7pm. The trio comprises Swiss violinist Ambra Albek, Italian viola player Simone Gramaglia, and British cellist Jamie Walton, who lives nearby on the North York Moors. The programme, focusing on the pinnacle of the string trio repertoire, will […]
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The 2018 North York Moors Chamber Music Festival will take place at various venues around the area from August 12 to 25, on the theme “Music for a While“. Eleven concerts adapt to the specific acoustics of each church, building a story-line to portray the overall theme. Before the main event, however, comes the Festival’s […]
The Friday Rehearsal Orchestra will start the 2018 spring session on Friday 12 January. Rehearsals will be held each Friday in the Kirkbymoorside Memorial Hall from 7.30 – 9.30 pm for ten weeks, with a break on Friday 2 February. Music to be played this term will include works by Schubert, Beethoven and Bernstein’s ‘West Side Story’. […]
The Friday Rehearsal Orchestra will be holding an Open Rehearsal this Friday, 8th December at 7.30pm in Kirkbymoorside Memorial Hall. The programme will include Puccini – Rhapsodic Overture, Grieg – Piano Concerto in a minor (soloist Frank James), Tchaikovsky – The Nutcracker Suite and Mozart – Sleigh Ride. Entrance is free of charge. The audience […]
Details of the winter programme for this popular club:
It seems that the good folk who run the Ryedale Festival never sleep. As the 2017 Festival came to a resounding conclusion on Saturday evening with the magnificent strains of Elgar’s Dream of Gerontius vibrating around York Minster, the start of the 2018 Festival was announced. The Ryedale Festival 2018 Launch Concert will be held […]
Ninebarrow are a multi-award-winning folk duo who are impressing audiences across the country with their innovative and captivating take on the folk tradition. Gilling East Village Hall, Gilling East – Friday 20th October. Described by Mike Harding as sounding ‘damn fine’, by Seth Lakeman as ‘a fantastic duo’ and by Kate Rusby as ‘absolutely amazing’, […]
The Musical Memories Happy Hour is held at the Moorside Room on Tuesday mornings – we sing together some of the best known songs of the 20th century, have a cuppa, choccie biscuit and a laugh. Live musical accompaniment and songbooks are provided by Neil and Ruth and everyone is very welcome to join in […]
The 2017 North York Moors Chamber Music Festival takes place from August 13 to 26, in ten churches across the region. Under the title “Arcadia”, the Festival offers eleven concerts conveying themes inspired by nature, adapted to the specific acoustics of each church. Three concerts are close by, in Helmsley, Lastingham and Pickering; the remainder […]
Once again we have planned a lovely afternoon of singing and socialising at The Milton Rooms in Malton on Friday July 28th 2pm to 4pm. We’d like to invite you to come along and sing with us and all of our friends from across Ryedale. We can promise a really special afternoon where we will […]
ParkFest lines up bumper weekend of music, art, Celts and dragons. A Yorkshire singer songwriter with growing national acclaim will be taking to the stage during a two-day summer art and music festival in the North York Moors National Park. Ilkley-born Rupert Stroud will be performing alongside Sheffield band The Buffalo Skinners on the first […]
The Friday Rehearsal Orchestra is holding an Open Rehearsal and Party, with music including Delius ‘On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring’, Beethoven’s Pastoral Symphony and excerpts from the ballet Coppélia by Délibes. The rehearsal and party are open to all, free of charge. Friday March 31st at 7.30 in the Kirkbymoorside Memorial Hall.
Call to all musicians – an exciting project taking place in Scarborough on Sunday 10th June …. “Orchestra From Scratch”.
This weekend you have a rare choice of two orchestral concerts, although both involve a bit of travelling: let’s hope the threat of snow doesn’t materialise. In Scarborough, the Symphony Orchestra will offer a programme entitled “A Youthful Outlook”, comprising: HAYDN – Symphony No.104, London DAVID HEATH – The Celtic Concerto: Jess Gillam saxophone (Finalist, […]
The organisers of the 2017 Coastival Festival in Scarborough would like to promote an exciting FREE songwriting workshop taking place during half term on Sat 18th February and invite anyone aged 8-11 to take part. Songlines with Sam Dunkley February 18th | 10.30am Join community musician Sam Dunkley to write and perform a brand new […]
Scarborough Area Music Centre present Boyes Celebrity Concert 2017 with Dennis Rollins’ Funky Funk! We are delighted to say that the 2017 Boyes Celebrity Concert features the amazing Dennis Rollins and the young and talented musicians from Scarborough Area Music Centre. Following 8 years working with Maceo Parker, funky’bone maestro Dennis Rollins debuts his all-new […]
Bils & Rye invite you to visit their gallery on the corner of Market Place and West End on the last Wednesday before Christmas, when a pianist will be playing the Schiedmayer Boudoir Grand now for sale in the gallery for the afternoon. Drinks and snacks will be served and of course it’s also market […]
A charity tea dance is being held at Helmsley Town Hall on Saturday 19th November in aid of two great causes so please come along. We have Musical Memories duo Ruth and Neil Hannah playing music from the 40’s – 70’s between 2.30pm and 5pm with a delicious afternoon tea laid on for everyone. Tickets […]
At the Milton Rooms, Malton – Sunday 20th November at 7.30pm.
The brilliant Sarah Jane Morris and Antonio Forcione have added a date to their European Tour to play at Pickering Memorial Hall in aid of refugees. The performance will include material from their brand new album ‘Compared to What?’, launched in Milan on 1st October. Rob Lawrie, the charity worker from Leeds who was arrested […]
The North York Moors Chamber Music Festival proudly presents ‘The Oculi Ensemble’ in a delightful arrangement of music at The Moors National Park Centre, Danby. Musical Director Jamie Walton presents the group on Friday 11 November at 7pm. Tickets cost £15 each and can be purchased by telephoning 01439 772738. Parking included in the price. […]
I live at 8 West End (YO62 6AF) and have recently restored a small barn, adjacent to my house, and converted the ground floor into my music room/office. I am a professional classical musician (recently semi-retired) with two decent pianos (housed in the barn), one digital, one good upright. I have a good selection of […]
Kirkbymoorside Town Brass Band have been highly commended for the work they do for the community during a visit by the High Sheriff of North Yorkshire – John Furness. The Band who celebrated their bi-centenary last year now has over 120 players across 5 bands, providing free instruments and tuition to all who wish to […]
Comes to Kirkbymoorside every Tuesday.
Harrogate Festival Chorus and Orchestra are giving a concert at Ampleforth Abbey on Thursday August 25. Otcenáš (Our Father) was written for four-part choir, tenor soloist, organ and harp, by Leos Janacek (1854-1928). Gioachino Rossini’s Petite messe solennelle (Little solemn mass) was written in 1863, with unusual scoring for voices, two pianos and harmonium. If […]
It’s back! ParkFest 2016 is being held in the North York Moors National Park on Saturday 23 July – Sunday 24 July, with dynamic ‘gypsy folk and roll’ band Holy Moly & the Crackers kick starting events as they take centre stage at 7pm on Saturday. Just back from their awesome debut performance at Glastonbury […]
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