7-30pm Saturday 10 June 2017
Poetry, Violin & Piano Recital
Graham Fawcett, Elizabeth Cooney & Grace Mo
Join renowned writer and broadcaster Graham Fawcett, and virtuoso violinist Elizabeth Cooney and pianist Grace Mo for an evening recital of poetry and music. Featuring the works of local literary giants who were born or lived in Surrey and Hampshire, Graham will recite poetry/prose by Jane Austen, William Cobbett, John Keats, Tennyson, Edward Thomas and Gilbert White. Elizabeth and Grace will perform music inspired by the writing, featuring works such as Vaughan Williams’ Lark Ascending and pieces by Elgar, Mozart as well as some Scotch/Irish airs and a little Persian folk music.
John Keats – Ode to Autumn (Winchester, 1819)
Tchaikovsky – Song of Autumn for Violin and Piano
William Cobbett – from The Rural Rides (Hants. 1821)
Mozart, arr. Kreisler – Rondo in G, ‘Haffner’ for Violin and Piano
Gilbert White – Natural History of Selborne (selected excerpts)
Tickets (available on-line – click BUY links below) Also on door
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Pay on the day on the door: £12-00 cash or cheque
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Refreshments are free but we invite donations of £2-50 for wine and 50p for juice towards the costs.