Engagements - 2022

All performances and accompaniment will be subject to Covid-19 restrictions current at time of event.

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Watch this space for new announcements

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Completed Engagements - 2022

Thursday 24th March 2022.   (6:30pm)/7-30pm – Festival Hall, Heath Road, Petersfield, Hants, GU31 4EA

Petersfield Orchestra

Conductor: Robin Browning

Leader : Helen Purchase

I will be taking part in the Pre-concert talk at 6:30pm (In the hall/auditorium - NOT as previously indicated in the bar!!!)

Program

Schuman - Overture Scherzo & Finale

Saint-Saëns - Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor Op. 22 - with Valentina Seferinova.

Brahms - Symphony No. 4.

On line booking here (£5+ to £18+)

Tickets also available from 'One Tree Books', Petersfield.

How did it go?

See comments on Concert Review page

or watch Saint-Saëns Piano Concerto 2 Reception

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Saturday 21st May 2022. 7:30pm Romsey Abbey, Church Lane, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 8EP

Nova Foresta Classical Players - Orchestra

Nova Foresta Classical Players is a professional chamber orchestra , based in the New Forest

Virtuoso Classics

Conductor : Paul Ingram

Mendelssohn - Hebrides Overture

Saint-Saëns - Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor Op. 22 - with Valentina Seferinova.

Beethoven - first Symphony

"Come and hear the exciting piano concerto No. 2 by Saint-Saëns played by virtuoso pianist Valentina Seferinova.

Paul Ingram takes the baton for Mendelssohn’s Hebrides Overture and Beethoven’s first Symphony."

Romsey Abbey

How did it go ? - click to watch here

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Sunday, 26th June, 6:30pm - Main Hall, Guildhall, Guildhall Square, Portsmouth, PO1 2AB

A GREAT evening in prospect -

I will be participating as a member of the Solent Symphony Orchestra when they guest with the Milton Glee Choir in a Movie themed Concert evening at Portsmouth Guildhall on Sunday 26th June.


Note the 'unusual' start time of 6:30pm !

Tickets £9 to £18.50

Program:-
1. Raiders March/Indiana Jones - Orch. - John Williams.
2. Music from the Movies - Choir & Orch. - Various
3. Born on the 4th July (soloist Jon Yates) - Orch. - John Williams.
4. Born Free - Choir - John Barry.
5. The Greatest Showman - Choir & Orch. - Pask and Paul.
6. Finale from Organ Symphony - Orch. - Saint-Saëns.


INTERVAL


7. Crown Imperial - Orch. - William Walton.
8. James Bond Medley - Choir & Orch. - John Barry.
9. Pirates of the Caribbean - Orch. - Klaus Badelt
10. Moon River - Choir - Henry Mancini
11. 'Hook' - The Flight to Neverland - Orch. - John Williams
12. Hymn to the Fallen - Choir & Orch. - John Williams
13. Stage and Screen - Choir & Orch. - various
14. National Anthem - Choir & Orch.


Tickets are available from the Guildhall direct, or via ticketmaster.

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Music from the Movies

Saint-Saëns - Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op.78 ('Organ Symphony') - Finale

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12:30 pm, Saturday 8th. October - Menuhin Room, 3rd Floor, Portsmouth Central Library, Guildhall Walk, Portsmouth, PO1 2DX

Free Concert - Yes - Free !!

Programme

1. Valentina Seferinova (Piano) - La cathédrale engloutie (The Sunken Cathedral) - Debussy. La Cathedral Engloutie

2. Bogdan Vacarescu (Violin) & Valentina Seferinova (Piano) Bogdan Varescuu & Valentina Seferinova

Hungarian Dance Waltz No. 17 (Transcribed by Kreisler) - Brahms

Waltz Op.64 No. 2 (Transcribed by Bronislaw Huberman) - Chopin

3. Ashton Gray (Piano) - Sonata in G major Op.14 No. 2 - Allegro - Beethoven

4. Angela Zanders (Piano) - Dreaming from Four Sketches for Piano Op. 15 - Amy Beach

5. Robert Blanken (Clarinet) & Karen Kingsley (Piano)

Sonatina for Clarinet & Piano - Horowitz

1. Allegro Calmato

2. Lento, quasi Andante

3. Con Brio

Interval

6. Karen Kingsley (Piano) - Bogies and Sprites that Gambol by Night (from Shulbrede Tunes) - Parry.

7. Ashton Gray (Piano) - Novellette No. 2 in D major - Schumann

8. Valentina Seferinova (Piano) - En Autumn Op. 29 No. 1 - Noskowski En Autumn - Zygmunt Noskowski

9. Mikhail Lezdkhan ('Cello) & Valentina Seferinova (Piano) Mikhail Lezdkan & Valentina Seferinova

Adagio and Spring Waltz - Shostakovich

The Swan (from Carnival of the Animals) - Saint-Saëns

10. Helen Morris & Kate Burrows (Piano Duet)

A Song Before Sunris (arranged by Philip Heseltine) - Delius

I Got Rhythm (Impromptu Variations - Transcribed by Gregory Stone) - Gershwin

11. Angela Zanders (Piano) - Polonaise in C sharp minor - Chopin

 

We're hoping that this free event will be well attended (as it was !) - and encourage the Council to bring the Menuhin Room back into regular use as a live music venue.

Please spread the word !!

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7:30 pm - Saturday 19th. November, Regis Recital Hall, 46, Sudley Rd., Bognor Regis, PO21 1ER

Singing and Piano Concert

Featuring

Natalia Buciuman (Soprano) and Valentina Seferinova (Piano)

Programme

1. Franz Schubert - Ave Maria op. 52 No 6 (Natalia & Valentina)

2. Franz Schubert - Impromptu in G flat Major, op. 90 No 3 (Valentina)

3. Camille Saint-Saëns - "Mon cœur s’ouvre à ta voix" from Samson et Dalila (Natalia & Valentina)

4. Claude Debussy - Claire de Lune (Valentina)

5. George Bizet - Habanera from Carmen  (Natalia & Valentina)

Interval

6. Gabruel Fauré - Après un rêve  (Natalia & Valentina)

7. Claude Debussy - Rêverie (Valentina)

8. George Bizet - Récit et Cavatine (Leila) from Les pêcheurs de perles (Natalia & Valentina)

9. Claude Debussy - Cathedrale Engloutie (Valentina)

10. Bach-Gounod - Ave Maria (Natalia & Valentina)

http://bognorregismusic.club/indexMaybe.htm

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6:00pm - Sunday 27th November - Great Hall, Farnham Maltings, Bridge Square, Farnham, GU9 7QR

Lumonosa- Brahms Requiem

How was it received - watch here.

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Engagements - 2023

All performances and accompaniment will be subject to Covid-19 restrictions current at time of event.

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12:30 pm, Saturday 9th. September - Menuhin Room, 3rd Floor, Portsmouth Central Library, Guildhall Walk, Portsmouth, PO1 2DX

Lunchtime Concert

Watch this space for more details

as they become available

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