Music in the Village

St. Mary’s Church, Walthamstow Village

All concerts start at 7:30 pm,
Doors open from 7:00 pm

Thursday 24th September 2015

The Monteverdi String Band

photo: Trevor
The Monteverdi String Band: Oliver Webber & Theresa Caudle violins, Wendi Kelly & David Brooker violas, Peter McCarthy bass violin

This imaginitive ensemble presents “The madrigal transformed”, with eloquently expressive and highly decorated music by Monteverdi, Gabrielli, Bassano and more.

programme to follow

More Music in the Village dates for your diary:
(season flyer downloadable here PDF 251 KB):

  • October 22nd 2015 The Fidelio Trio

    Darragh Morgan violin, Adi Tal cello, and Mary Dullea piano play
    Dvorakʼs characterful, folk-inspired “Dumky” Trio,
    Saint-Saensʼ powerful masterpiece op.92, and
    Judith Weirʻs inventive Piano Trio Two.
  • November 26th 2015 Trittico - flute, oboe and piano

    Two very fine, much-recorded wind soloists, Nancy Ruffer flute and John Anderson oboe, with Sophia Rahman piano, play colourful and adventurous music by Poulenc, Sir Malcolm Arnold, Madeleine Dring, Rhian Samuel and Arvo Pärt.
  • January 28th 2016 Baroque Music for a Winter's Day

    Ward off the winter blues with musical treats by Fasch, Handel, Corelli, Telemann, Vivaldi and Locatelli. Charismatic and celebrated recorder player Pamela Thorby joins Catherine Martin violin, Gail Hennessy oboe, Kate Haynes cello and friends...
  • March 10th 2016 Trevor Pinnock - harpsichord

    The engaging, world-renowned harpsichordist returns to Walthamstow to play Bachʼs Chromatic Fantasy, plus music by Froberger, Louis Couperin and Handel, including the much-loved Harmonious Blacksmith.
  • April 7th 2016 Xeufei Yang - guitar

    Breath-taking virtuosity and magical sound colours revealed in a varied programme of music by J.S.Bach, Albeniz, Granados, Villa-Lobos and Piazzolla, alongside traditional Chinese pieces and a new work by Vasiliki Legaki, commissioned by the Music in the Village audience!
  • May 19th 2016 The Fitzwilliam String quartet

    Haydnʼs intense yet exhuberant “Fifths” quartet op.76 no.2, and Beethovenʼs boundary-pushing op.130, with Lucy Russell & Marcus Barcham-Stevens violins, Alan Geroge viola and Heather Tuach cello.

Music in the Village is a not for profit organisation, it's aim to provide affordable concerts of the highest standard. Generous donations from Music in the Village friends have enabled us to avoid raising the price of tickets for one more year during these difficult times. More about us (PDF 105 KB).  You may be interested in the ever-growing list of premieres which have taken place at our concerts, including those of new works commissioned through the generosity of our Audience!

Tickets £13 (Conc: £6.50) on the door.

Doors open at 7pm for concert at 7:30

St. Mary’s Church, Walthamstow Village.
Church End, London E17 9RJ

Enquiries 020 8223 0772 .

Peter McCarthy