Friday Lunchtime Concerts
Lunchtime Concerts Fridays, 12.30 – 1.15 p.m.
Raising money for the Church Building Appeal Fund
07th: ‘Can't We Be Friends?' romance seen through the songs of Cole Porter & Jerome Kern with Marion Adler (soprano), Andrew Robinson (baritone) accompanied by pianist Joe Ward.
14th: Lou Beckerman, jazz vocalist, and guest musicians return with ‘A Scattering of Jazz Jewels!’ A fresh interpretation of songs by the great jazz composers.
21st Brahms' glorious trio for clarinet, cello and piano is performed by members of the Brighton Chamber Ensemble: Zoe Davies, Siriol Hugh-Jones and Steve Carroll-Turner.
28th: Baroque Masterpieces. Nick Andrews is joined by Philippa Aspey, soprano, and Cat Stead, mezzo soprano, for a baroque concert featuring Pergolesi's extraordinary Stabat Mater.
05th: Pianist Juan Pablo Hinojosa will perform Beethoven - Sonata Op. 109; Liszt - St. Francis Walks on the Waves.
12th: Pianist Matthew McCombie presents a varied programme including music by Chopin, Rachmaninov and Scott Joplin.
19th: No lunchtime concert.
26th: Pianist Yoon-Seok Shin will perform Beethoven Piano Sonata in D major, Op.28 'Pastorale' and Chopin: Ballade No.1 in G minor, Op.23 and some Nocturnes.
02nd: The Meridian Piano Trio - Corinna Hentschel (violin), Giulio Poggia (piano) and Ivana Peranic (cello). Performing Rachmaninov - Trio Elegiaque No.1 G minor and Beethoven - Piano Trio in C minor, op.1 no.3.
09th: Pianist Sohyun Park playing Debussy 3 preludes - Cathedral, Dance of Puck, Minstrels; Beethoven les adieux op.81a 1st movement and Chopin Ballade no.4.
16th: Nick Andrews is joined by Nara Clapperton, soprano, for a recital of beautiful songs for an early Summer lunchtime.
23rd: Sue Mileham - Soprano, Karen Rash - Flute and Nicola Grunberg - Piano present a varied programme from 17th - 20th century to enliven your Friday lunchtime!
30th: Violinist, Fumi Otsuki and pianist, Alessandro Viale with a programme that will include Bach: "Gigue" from Solo Partita No.2 BWV 1004 (violin solo) and Dvorak: Sonatina for violin and piano Op.100.
07th: Annabelle Pepper (mezzo-soprano) and Joe Ward (piano). Songs of love and loss - a powerful series of emotionally charged songs on the joys and sorrows of love from the worlds of grand opera, art song and musical theatre.
14th: Folk-inspired 20th century Greek songs including music by Theodorakis, Hadzidakis & Kraounakis; performed by Eleni Galanopoulou, hailed as the 'soul of Greece', accompanied by Glen Capra on piano and Kostas Kationis, guitar.
21st: Guitarist, Paul Richards. Performing a programme of Latin American & Spanish guitar music on a summer's day!
28th: The John Lake Band play a selection of their unique blend of jazz - sometimes borrowing from classical pieces, sometimes from soul and sometimes from prog rock. The band members will be John Lake on piano and keyboards, Alex Bondonno on sax, Jackie Sampson on vocals and percussion, Oz Dechaine on bass and Simon Cambers on drums.
Brighton Unitarian Church