2021 SEASON

St Mary’s Church, Painswick

Duration: 1 hour, no interval

September 16th 2021

at 7pm

Steven Isserlis (cello)

Mishka Rushdie Momen (piano)

The partnership between Mishka Rushdie Momen and Steven Isserlis has been described as “compelling” (The Times) and “altogether wonderful” (The Telegraph) following their recent streamed Wigmore Hall recitals.

Steven Isserlis and Mishka Rushdie Momen

Programme

  • Cello Sonata : Chopin
  • Cello Sonata No.2: Saint-Saens

October 9th 2021

at 3pm

Orchestra of the Swan

Orchestra of the Swan is one of the UK’s leading chamber orchestras.  OOTS is passionate about promoting new music and has premiered more than 70 new works. OOTS has been enormously successful in musical outreach in the Midlands area.

Orchestra of the Swan

Programme

An English Idyll

  • St Paul’s Suite: Holst
  • Sospiri: Elgar
  • Oboe Concerto: Vaughan Williams
  • Simple Symphony: Britten

November 6th 2021

at 3pm

Nash Ensemble

The Nash Ensemble of London has built up a remarkable reputation as one of Britain’s finest chamber music groups and is currently the Chamber Ensemble in residence at the Wigmore Hall.

“a unique ensemble at the heart of British music making”
Hugh Canning, Sunday Times

Nash Ensemble

Programme

  • String Quartet in C Op 29: Beethoven
  • String Quartet in Eb Op 97: Dvorak

November 13th 2021

at 2pm

Roderick Williams (baritone)

Iain Burnside  (piano)

Roderick Williams performs a wide repertoire, from baroque to contemporary music, in the opera house, on the concert platform and in recital. He won the Singer of the Year Award in the 2016 Royal Philharmonic Society Awards and was awarded the OBE for services to music in June 2017.

Roderick William and Iain Burnside

Programme

English Songs with a local theme with music by Gurney, Howells, Finzi, Butterworth, CW Orr, John Sanders, Ian Venables and John Sanders. The programme also features the World Premiere of A Rondel of Gloucestershire by Louis Mander.