Tag Archives: St Mary’s summer music

“Huntingdon Big Band” Concert

Saturday September 24th 7.30pm in St Mary’s Church  
This promises to be a wonderful evening of Big Band sound, presented by the 30-strong Huntingdon Big Band (HuBB).
Tickets £10 (£8 concessions) from 01480 812777 or on the door.
Complimentary glass of wine or juice at the interval.



Music for a Late Summer Evening

Concert –  Friday 25th September 7.30pm
A special treat of music sponsored by Ron Ingamells in memory of his wife Janet in aid of St. Mary’s Church and the MSA (Multiple System Atrophy) Trust
Cambridge Chamber ensemble return to St. Mary’s church Buckden together with David Humphries (Organ) in a concert of varied music including music by Handel and Vivaldi, Schubert, Paganini and Elgar.
Stephen Foster (Violin)  the founder and director of the Cambridge Chamber Ensemble played in the National Youth Orchestra and freelanced with the Royal Philharmonic.
Nigel Blomiley (cello) was the principal cello in the BBC Concert Orchestra. For many years he taught at Chethams and th Purcell School and worked as coach to the National Youth Orchestra of Wales.
Jill Moreton (key board) studied at the Guildhall School of Music and was awarded the prestigious Concert Recital diploma (Premier Prix). She has performed in all the major UK concert halls including the Royal Albert Hall. She is currently Head of Music at the Perse Upper School, Cambridge.
Organ music will be played by David Humphries the Assistant Director of Music at Peterborough Cathedral. Previously he held a similar role at St. Edmundsbury Cathedral. Increasingly in demand as a recitalist playing recently in Westminster and St. Paul’s Cathedrals. A recent solo CD was released earlier this year. Gramophone hailed it as ‘a disc full of delights’. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Music.  He has made many appearances on BBC radio and television.
Tickets £10 (Concessions £8) : complimentary interval wine
from Box Office 01480 812777, Costcutters ( Buckden) or  Que Sera (Buckden)

‘Local Quintet comes to St Mary’s Buckden’

Concert by the Phoenix Players of St Ives
Saturday September 27th at 7-30pm.

St Mary’s Church is proud to present the penultimate music concert in the 2014 season…..
The Phoenix Players of St Ives are a quintet who play in a number of local orchestras and meet regularly at The Free Church of St Ives…..we are fortunate that all members are available on the 27th to perform for us works by Stanford, Romberg and Meyerbeer, and also the complete Clarinet Quintet by Weber.
The concert starts at 7-30pm and tickets are £10 (£8 concessions) which includes a complimentary glass of wine during the interval. For tickets please call : 01480-812777 or 01480-431037.

St Mary’s Summer Music – next concert (20th July)

Our next concert, at 7.30pm on Saturday 20th July, will be a real treat. Cambridge Chamber Ensemble will entertain us with a programme of light classical music for a summer’s evening.

The musicians for the night are:

Stephen Foster – violin – founder of the Ensemble. Former National Youth Orchestra.. played with the Royal Philharmonic and other London orchestras.

Ervin Nagy – Hungarian pianist and composer – teacher at Liszt Academy in Buda pest – composed many soundtracks for films.

Cellist LINDA LIN is one of the most innovative and exciting musicians of her generation and has been described as having ‘a penchant for flamboyance’. As the winner of the Young Artist of Australia at the age of 15, she made her debut performance with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra at the ABC Iwaki Auditorium, which was broadcasted live on 3MBS FM and ABC Classic FM in Australia.