FORTHCOMING EVENTS

 

2017 YORKSHIRE AUTUMN FESTIVAL

6–8 OCTOBER 2017
ST ANDREW’S CHURCH, AYSGARTH, LEYBURN, DL8 3SR

Join us for an exhilarating and uplifting weekend of music-making in Aysgarth Church at the second EMF Yorkshire Festival, in concerts for a variety of genres, including solo violin and piano, piano trio and song. Composers featured include Delius, Vaughan Williams, Holst, Butterworth, Finzi, Moeran and Stanford, as well as contemporary music by Joseph Phibbs and Peter Maxwell Davies. With a free drinks reception with the artists for those purchasing a Full Festival Pass, this Festival offers you discoveries, delight and companionship.

To book tickets online, please follow this link to our Box Office. Alternatively, please contact Festival Director Em Marshall-Luck at em.marshall-luck@englishmusicfestival.org.uk or at The English Music Festival, Suite M0222, 265–269 Kingston Road, Wimbledon, London, SW19 3NW for a complete 2017 EMF Yorkshire Festival programme and booking form.  Tickets will also be available on the door depending on availability.

 

FRIDAY 6 OCTOBER
7.30pm IRELAND: Piano Trio no.2 in one movement
HOLST: Short Trio in E major
STANFORD: Piano Trio no.2
MOERAN: Piano Trio in D major
Rupert Marshall-Luck (violin)
Joseph Spooner (cello)
Duncan Honeybourne (piano)
£15.00
 
SATURDAY 7 OCTOBER
11.00am ALWYN: Sonata alla Toccata
DELIUS: Three Preludes
HOWELLS: Sonatina
MILFORD: Prelude, Air and Finale
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Hymn Tune Prelude on ‘Song 13’ (Orlando Gibbons)
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: The Lake in the Mountains
IRELAND: Sarnia
Duncan Honeybourne (piano) £15.00
3.00pm FOGG: Poem
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Six Studies on English Folk Songs
COOKE: Sea Croon
DELIUS: Sonata
ALWYN: Two Folk Songs
IRELAND: Sonata
MILFORD: Threne
Joseph Spooner (cello)
Rebeca Omordia (piano)
£15.00
7.30pm HOWELLS: Sonata no.1
HAVERGAL BRIAN: Legend
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Sonata in A minor
JOSEPH PHIBBS: Nocturne
DELIUS: Violin Sonata no.2
IRELAND: Violin Sonata no.1
Rupert Marshall-Luck (violin)
Duncan Honeybourne (piano)
£15.00
 
SUNDAY 8 OCTOBER
3.00pm BACH: Sonata for Solo Violin in G minor, BWV1001
RICHARD PANTCHEFF: Sonata for Violin and Organ
MAXWELL DAVIES: Sonata for Violin Alone
JOSEPH PHIBBS: Suite for solo violin
Rupert Marshall-Luck (violin)
Duncan Honeybourne (organ)
£15.00
7.30pm MOERAN: Loveliest of Trees
BUTTERWORTH: The lads in their Hundreds
ORR: Along the Field
IRELAND: In Boyhood
SOMERVELL: Into my heart an air that kills
DELIUS: Spring, the sweet Spring; The Violet; To Daffodils
IRELAND: The Trellis
FINZI: Let us Garlands Bring; Come away, come away death; Who is Sylvia; O mistress mine; Fear no more the heat o’ the sun; It was a lover and his lass
ARMSTRONG GIBBS: Old Wine in new bottles; Silver
HOWELLS: The Valley of Silence; When the dew is falling; When there is Peace
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: The House of Life; Love-Sight; Silent Noon; Love’s Minstrels; Heart’s Haven; Death in Love; Love’s Last Gift
Christopher Foster (bass-baritone)
Kathryn Mosley (piano)
£15.00
9.45pm DRINKS RECEPTION
(EMF Friends and Festival Pass Holders only)
  FREE
 
 
The EMF reserves the right to change the programme details in any way without prior notice.