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Forthcoming Season 2018 - 2019   Sundays - 7.30 - Theatre by the Lake, Keswick

September 23rd - Septura Brass

October 14th - The Shahm Erez Wallfisch Piano Trio
November 11th - Steven Osborne, piano
December 9th - La Serenissima
January 6th - Catriona McDermid bassoon, Mana Shibata oboe, Suling King piano
February 17th - Ensemble 360
March 24th - Royal Northern Sinfonia
April 14th - Carducci Quartet

Concerts and Special Performances - May 2018
(many involve KMS members either performing or as part of the organisation)
Wednesday 16th May - 7.00 pm - St Oswald's Church, Grasmere
Mark Duthie  organ - Director of Music, Carlisle Cathedral

£6 at the door

Wednesday 16th May - 7.00 pm - Alhambra Cinema, St John's Street, Keswick
American in Paris George & Ira Gershwin

Tickets £15.60
More details Alhambra Cinema Keswick

Thursday 17th May - 7.15 pm - Alhambra Cinema, St John's Street, Keswick
Royal Albert Hall Live
The Dam Busters at 75

Glen Miller Orchestra plus special guests

Tickets £15.60
More details Alhambra Cinema Keswick

Saturday 19th May - 7.30 pm - United Reformed Church, Cockermouth
Gala Trio & Friends
Angela Turner  flute, Gabrielle Sanders  oboe, AnneLouise Rothwell  clarinet
Ann Bishop  bassoon, Jody McQuiston  horn
Oliver Wicker  piano

Works by Bozza, Milhaud, Roussel, Mozart

Tickets: Adults £10 Accomp. children Free
from Billy Bowman Music, Lowether Went  OR at the door
In Aid of Cockermouth Music Society

Sunday 27th May - 6.00 pm -
St. Patrick’s Church, Patterdale CA11 0NL
Orlando Jopling  cello
who last played in Patterdale in 2012, will perform three of Bach’s solo cello suites, No 1 in G major, No 5 in C minor and No 3 in C major.

Free entry, donations to the music fund appreciated, followed by light refreshments.

Thursday 31st May - 7.45 pm - Yewfield,
Hawkshead Hill,   Hawkshead,   Ambleside,   Cumbria   LA22 0PR

Sophie Rosa – Violin  and  Ian Buckle – Piano

Sophie Rosa has performed across the UK as a recitalist in various venues including the Royal Festival and Bridgewater Halls, as well as soloist with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Manchester Camerata and Skipton Camerata. Sophie has broadcast for BBC Radio 3 and has released CDs to critical acclaim.
Ian Buckle maintains a varied freelance career working as soloist, accompanist, chamber musician, orchestral pianist and teacher. He enjoys longstanding associations with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, and has also played concertos with the Royal Philharmonic, Opera North, and other orchestras.
Their programme includes Schubert’s violin sonata in G minor, D408, Debussy’s violin sonata, and other works by Bach, Brahms, Ravel and Hélène de Montgeroult.

This concert is open to all with a collection on the door.
There is also a pre-concert supper available at 6.00 p.m. costing £25.00 which includes a donation towards the recital. To book supper, please contact Yewfield preferably no later than the day before the concert.

Yewfield Concerts are held in a country manor house. This provides an exceptional venue, with clear and vivid acoustics in a beautiful room.  Yewfield is about a mile along a lane leading northwards at the top of the hill on the B5285 between Coniston and Hawkshead. Directions are on the website (see below). There is parking at the house.
Yewfield, Hawkshead Hill,   Hawkshead,   Ambleside,   Cumbria   LA22 0PR.  Tel. 015394 36765.  Website:

See Penrith Music Club for details of their concerts

See Cockermouth Music Society for details of their concerts

See Kendal Midday Concert Club for details of their concerts

See Carlisle Music Society for details of their concerts

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