The New Books in the Library course has split into two over rising numbers. Group 1 now meets second Thursdays under Pauline Gallagher and Group 2 meets fourth Thursdays with Dave Smith. Both in the Library at 10am.
Join one not both of these alternative monthly groups.
U3A Singers practised in a new venue while their usual church was being used for a funeral.
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The PIANO RECITAL was held on Tuesday March 16th at a private home. Chris, Helen and Jancis performed over an hour of piano music. Solos, duets and a piece for 2 pianos. The audience of 17 enjoyed the variety of music, some familiar, some new to most. As well as the music, each performer gave a background to each piece, with some interesting information about the composer or the circumstances in which the work was composed. Some interesting facts about music used for Weddings (two of the pieces are frequently used at weddings: Pachelbel's "Canon in D" and Jerimiah Clarke's "Trumpet Voluntary". At interval the audience had a chance to mingle with the artistes over morning tea.
The Music Performers Group met today (Thursday 6th May) in Helen's Music Room at Churton Park. Mostly singers this time plus two pianists (a Brahms Intermezzo and a Prelude by Pachulski) and Helen's Piano Accordian (a Russian melody).
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