7.00pm Saturday 2nd December – – Crystal Palace Band (brass band): St. John The Evangelist Church, Sylvan Road, London SE19 2RX, 020 8771 6686 – tickets £10/£5 (£5.90 – £11.21 with booking fee online).
Programme: to include new work Intermezzo for brass band, plus music by Ralph Vaughan Williams, Derek Bourgeois, Warren Barker and Ben Hollings.
7.00pm Saturday 17th February 2018 – – Debut concert of THE BRAID ENSEMBLE
(mezzo-soprano: Emily Gray, clarinet: Peter Cigleris, guitar: Gerard Cousins, piano: Rossitza Stoycheva):
Schott Recital Room, 48 Great Marlborough Street, London W1F 7BB, 020 7534 0710 http://www.uk.schott-music.com/events – tickets (£15/£12 incl wine) can be held by phone or on the door on the night.
Programme: entire programme of new works specially written for the group, includes settings of Thom Gunn, Shakespeare, Bunyan plus instrumental works.