All concerts take place at Petersfield Festival Hall except for the recitals in St Peter’s Church on Tuesday lunchtime and Wednesday evening.
AChoired Taste with Hampshire Guitar Orchestra
AChoired Taste sings music in a range of styles but mainly from the lighter genres such as musicals and popular songs. The choir aims to celebrate the gift of music with the joy its members experience through singing.
Musical Director: Lou Bundy
Accompanist: Rob Gallop
The Hampshire Guitar Orchestra (hago), formerly Havant Area Guitar Orchestra, began in 1999. It has a reputation for unusual music presented with a real sense of fun and the aim of changing its audience's perception of classical guitar.
Musical Director: Derek Hasted
Carl Orff: Carmina Burana
Constant Lambert: The Rio Grande
Music for two pianos
Saint-Saëns: Danse Macabre
Family Concert: ‘Meet the Orchestra’ — Programme includes Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf
Basingstoke Chamber Orchestra
Conductor: Stephen Scotchmer
Monday 14 March
Seats £10/7* (adult), £5/3* (child)
*with schools discount
Singers and instrumentalists from local schools and youth music organisations.
Lunchtime Recital: Duo Timossi
Tuesday 15 March
St Peter’s Church
Entry Free (Retiring Collection)
Sara Deborah and Alessandro Timossi, violin and piano
Organ Recital: Malcolm Archer
Malcolm Archer is currently Director of Chapel Music at Winchester College in the heart of England, where he trains and conducts the Quiristers and Chapel Choir and teaches organ in the College.
The Petersfield Orchestra
Swinging at the Cotton Club
Harry Strutters Hot Rhythm Orchestra with the Jiving Lindy Hoppers
Swinging At The Cotton Club features Harry Strutters Hot Rhythm Orchestra with the Jiving Lindy Hoppers along with vocalists Marlene Hill and Megs Etherington in an action-packed show which celebrates the music, dance and songs of the Cotton Club — the famous night-club which flourished in New York’s Harlem in the 1920s and 1930s. Exciting dance routines are recreated by the fabulous Jiving Lindy Hoppers, the world’s premier jazz dance company.