Saturday Lunchtime Concert

September 23, 2009

International soloist Martin Roscoe will play Beverley Minster’s new £40,000 grand piano at the lunchtime concert as part of this year’s Beverley Chamber Music Festival. The concert will feature the East Riding Youth Chamber Orchestra in a programme that celebrates the bicentenary of two composers.  Mendelssohn was born in 1809 and his overture “Fingal’s Cave” (The Hebrides) opens the programme.  Martin Roscoe joins the orchestra as soloist in Mendelssohn’s first…


Beverley Male Voice Choir

June 25, 2009

The Beverley Male Voice Choir’s membership is currently around 58 and it has represented the town of Beverley at some of the Country’s most prestigious venues including the Royal Albert Hall, London on several occasions, Bridgewater Hall and the MEN Arena, Manchester, also the Royal Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool, not to mention a number of visits to Beverley’s twin town of Lemgo, Germany. The Choir was founded in 1955 from members…


Wassand Hall Concert

June 22, 2009

Pupils from schools in Beverley and East Yorkshire put on a summer concert in the stunning surroundings on Wassand Hall. The annual event attracted more people then ever who were treated to an array of music, tea and cakes in the sunshine. The East Riding Youth Jazz Orchestra, East Riding Percussion Ensemble, East Riding Intermediate Wind Band and The east Riding Senior Wind Band all performed. A special thanks was…