Faversham Voices begins work on a new large scale project on Thursday 26th September. The Waterways project will be a celebration of the local waterways, creeks and marshes and will bring together a host of other singing groups from the town in a spectacular “son et lumière’ performance in the church of St Mary of
On 20th September the Faversham Music Club launches its 74th season at Creek Creative. The club has a unique history bringing music and concerts to the town of Faversham for nearly three quarters of a century.
Following last week’s AGM, we’re delighted that Alasdair Nicolson has taken over the role of Chair of FMC. Alasdair lives in Faversham and combines his work as a composer and conductor with his role as Artistic Director of the St. Magnus Festival in Orkney. You can find out more about Alasdair on his website and
Faversham based trumpeter extraordinaire, Alex Caldon, performs with his group, Cantia Quorum at the Turner Contemporary Gallery in Margate on Saturday 8th October at 1.45pm Don’t miss this premiere performance of ‘HAZE’ by Helen Caddick, a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the distinctive colour and light of JW Turner. Join CantiaQuorum at the opening of the
In March 2016, Faversham Music Club acquired a brand new piano on loan from the Blüthner Foundation. This fabulous instrument, situated in the newly-refurbished Assembly Rooms, offers an enormous range of music-making opportunities for the Club. You’ll notice that many of this season’s concerts feature the piano, ranging from solo recitals to chamber music and our very first piano
Thursday 13th October 2016 11 – 12 Thursday 16th March 2017 11 – 12 Meet in Creek Creative café, 1 Abbey Street Faversham, ME13 7BE www.favershamstrings.co.uk Marina Thomas runs a workshop at Creek Creative, setting up and repairing string instruments. Meet her, enjoy a tour of her studio and find out more about the intricacies
Faversham Music Club organise a number of trips to LSO concerts at the Barbican. Tickets cost £40 (£36 for Friends of Faversham Music Club) and include coach travel from Faversham. October 16th 2016 Mendelssohn Violin Concerto (Alina Ibragimova) Symphony No. 2 with Lucy Crowe John Eliot Gardiner – conductor December 18th 2016 Mozart & Tchaikovsky