All concerts take place at Petersfield Festival Hall except for the recitals in St Peter’s Church on Tuesday lunchtime and Wednesday evening.


ZRI Adventures with Charlie Chaplin

Friday 13 March
7.30 pm

Part concert, part film screening with live score, ZRI’s Adventures with Charlie Chaplin is a show for all ages. ZRI bring all their flair and energy to Charlie Chaplin’s early classic The Adventurer, including tunes by Django Reinhardt, Georges Boulanger, and much more.

ZRI
Ben Harlan, clarinet
Matthew Sharp, cello and vocals
David Le Page, violin
Jon Banks, accordion
Iris Pissaride, santouri

ZRI

Music of Praise

Saturday 14 March
7.30 pm

Richard Blackford Mirror of Perfection
Dag Wirén Serenade for Strings
Andrew Carter Benedicite

Catriona Hewitson, soprano
Morgan Pearse, bass
Petersfield Choral Society
Rogate Choral Society
Midhurst Music Society
Highfield School Chapel Choir

Southern Pro Musica
Conductor: Paul Spicer

Music of Praise

Family Concert: Orchestra on the Move

Sunday 15 March
3.00—4.00 pm

A musical journey with Basingstoke Chamber Orchestra. Programme includes music from Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines, Titanic and Star Wars

Basingstoke Chamber Orchestra
Conductor: Stephen Scotchmer

Meet the players and their instruments after the concert.

Family Concert

Youth Concert
CANCELLED

Monday 16 March
7.00 pm

 

Singers and instrumentalists from local schools and youth music organisations.


Lunchtime Recital
CANCELLED

Tuesday 17 March
1.00 pm
St Peter’s Church

ENTRY FREE
(Retiring collection)

Beethoven chamber music and songs
Programme includes Piano Trio op. 1 no. 1 and British folk-song arrangements

Hilaryjane Parker, violin
Alexandra Mackenzie, cello
Helen Cawthorne, piano
John Barker
, baritone

Beethoven Chamber Music

Viennese Piano Duets
CANCELLED

Wednesday 18 March
7.30 pm
St Peter’s Church

ENTRY FREE
(Retiring collection)

Mozart Sonata in F, K. 497
Schubert Fantasia in F minor
Beethoven Symphony no. 5 arr. Hugo Ulrich

Emilie Capulet
Mark Dancer

Piano Duets

Youth Concert
CANCELLED

Wednesday 18 March
7.00 pm

 

Singers and instrumentalists from local schools and youth music organisations.


Petersfield Orchestra
CANCELLED

Thursday 19 March
7.30 pm

6.30 pm Pre-Concert Event

6.30 pm Pre-concert event: Beethoven Mastermind
Question-master Piers Burton-Page will put three expert contestants through their paces in a specially devised 'Mastermind', as part of the Festival’s commemoration of 250 years since Beethoven’s birth

Brahms Hungarian Dances nos.1, 3, 10
Beethoven Piano Concerto no. 3
Mendelssohn Symphony no. 3 in A minor (‘Scottish’)

Petersfield Orchestra
Conductor: Robin Browning
Soloist: Cordelia Williams

Petersfield Orchestra

The Merry Opera Company: Mozart Don Giovanni
CANCELLED

Friday 20 March
7.30 pm

Polarising audiences for centuries, startlingly modern yet a dinosaur, can Don Giovanni still make us love him as he hurtles towards his final hours?

The Merry Opera Company

Don Giovanni

18th Century Masters
CANCELLED

Saturday 21 March
7.30 pm

Vivaldi Dixit Dominus RV 594
Bach Brandenburg Concerto no. 2 in F

Sara Deborah Timossi, violin
Lucy Humphris, trumpet
Sophie Middleditch, recorder

Haydn ‘Mariazeller’ Mass

Aimee Fisk, soprano
Amy Holyland, contralto
Ryan Williams, tenor
Michael Ronan, bass
Fernhurst Choral Society
Petersfield Choral Society

SouthDowns Camerata
Conductor: Paul Spicer

18th Century Masters