Haddenham.net

Aperitif Recital Review

Home » News » Aperitif Recital Review
Chiltern Chamber Choir 02
Chiltern Chamber Choir 01

The fourth Aperitif Recital took place at St Mary's Church on Thursday 11th October. This early evening musical salon is becoming ever more popular. The audience is greeted with wine and soft drinks on arrival and then make their way to the canapé table, and from there they take wine and food to a seat in the church.

Wine and canapés are enjoyed as they listen to a thirty five minute organ recital given by leading young organists from Oxford University.

This Thursday the pattern changed slightly. The audience, of almost one hundred people, enjoyed a forty five minute choral recital given by the Chiltern Chamber Choir from Berkhamsted. The singers had recently returned from a recital tour in Italy.

Their accompanist, Jonathan Lee, sometime organ scholar of Sidney Sussex College Cambridge, also gave an outstanding performance of the first movement of Edward Elgar's organ sonata.

If you would like to receive details of future Aperitif Recitals please email Bruce Clarke:
bruce.clarke@hotmail.co.uk

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

Family Cycling 02
Alan Thawley: Mon 17 May 6:21pm

For this year's national Bike Week (Sunday 30th May — Saturday 5th June) Zero Carbon Haddenham and the Safe Walking and Cycling group (HaddSWAC) have put together a self-guided family-friendly bike ride around the village.To take part, all you need to do is visit zeroch.org/bike-week/ to download the map and route description. You can set off whenever you like, go at your own pace, and...

Covid-19 Vaccine
Haddenham Webteam: Fri 14 May 1:43pm

The Haddenham pharmacy is doing AZ first and second jabs again from tomorrow for the next few weeks and in order to avoid wasting precious vaccine doses, will need some people who can be rung at the last minute for spare vaccines each day. Do you know anyone who: is over 40*, has not already had their first jab and would like to have the AZ vaccination at the Haddenham pharmacy? has...

Adrienne Ward
Clare Abbott: Thu 13 May 7:30pm

Adrienne Ward's funeral will be held at Bierton Crematorium on Tuesday 18th May at 2pm. The Cortege will be passing through the village at 1.15pm, starting from Wilsons undertakers and travelling up Townside to the crossroads by the Rising Sun, through Fort End, past Banks Parade and along Woodways past the schools and then on to Bierton Crematorium.There will also be a Thanksgiving...