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Song and Chamber Music Recital

Monday 11th March at 7 pm

Venue –Ā Royal Grammar School, Upper Tything, Worcester, WR1 1HP

The Danteā€™s programme begins with Beethovenā€™s Op.135, his last completed work, which was premiered a year after the composerā€™s death. They devote the rest of the evening to British music, firstly Ian Venablesā€™ Invite to Eternity, settings of poems by the Northamptonshire-born poet John Clare (1793-1864) and Four Songs by Ivor Gurney, ā€˜By a Biersideā€™, ā€˜In Flandersā€™, ā€˜Severn Meadowsā€™, ā€˜Lights Outā€™ (Arr. Ian Venables) completes the first half, before the Dante conclude their recital with Elgarā€™s String Quartet, composed in 1918.

Advanced tickets can be bought online Please Click the following link:

https://www.tickettailor.com/events/thewaverleyensemble/1104490


ā€œAuthor, Composer, Soldier-of-a-Sortā€

Thursday, 18th April, 2024 at 7.00pm

The QEII Theatre, Winchester College Kingsgate Street, SO23 9PE

This acclaimed Ā play about Ivor Gurney’s tragic life is written Ā and performed by Jan Carey with an introduction from Sir Anthony Seldon

The production is followed by a reception at nearby St. Michaelā€™s Church.Ā Tickets are priced at Ā£50 andĀ include a programme, wine and canapeĢs.

Tickets can be purchasedĀ  via TicketSource. Please Click the link below

https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/western-front-way


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