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Allerdale Borough Council are supporting Keswick Music Society and allowing us to have FREE parking (in the car park by the Theatre) between 6pm - 10pm on the evenings of our Music Society concerts for next season 2017 - 2018.

Concerts and Special Performances - late October/ November 2017
(many involve KMS members either performing or as part of the organisation)

Sunday 29th October - 2.00 pm - Alhambra Cinema, St John's Street, Keswick
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
The Royal Ballet (encore from the live performance on 23rd October)
Choreography: Christopher Wheeldon Music: Joby Talbot
Three acts, approx. 170 minutes (including two intervals)

Tickets 15 
Reservations: 017687 72195
More details: Alhambra Cinema

Saturday 4th November - 5.15 pm - St Oswald's, Grasmere
Faure Requiem
Fiona Weakley soprano, Jolyon Dodgson bass

Enquiries to the Director of Music, Ian Hare, tel. 017684 83886

Sunday 12th November - 7.30 pm - Theatre by the Lake, Keswick
Keswick Music Society

Escher Quartet
Adam Barnett-HartDanbi Um  violins
Pierre Laponte 
viola,  Brook Speltz  cello


Pre concert talk by the Escher Quartet at 6.45 pm


Tuesday 14th & 15th November - 7.30 - Theatre by the Lake, Keswick
English Touring Opera
Handel: Guilio Cesare (Julius Caesar) - Handel's most celebrated opera
Presented in 2 parts on consecutive evenings
Tues 14th - The Death of Pompey
Wed 15th - Cleopatra's Needle

More information: Theatre by the Lake

Saturday 25th November - 7.30 pm - United Reformed Church, Cockermouth
West Lakes Orchestra
Conductor David Shirt, Leader Isobel Fenton

Herold: Overture Zampa
Mozart: Rondo in C, K373 for violin & orchestra ( Paul Davison  violin)
Cesar Franck: Panis Angelicus (Margaret Simper & Christian Taylor)
Handel: Where'er You Walk (Christian Taylor)
Beethoven: Symphony No 1 in C, Op 21
Tchaikovsky: Overture 1812, Op 49

Admission 10 including programme (accompanied children under 14 free)
Tickets only available at the door

Sunday 26th November - 7.30 pm - Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries
Solway Sinfonia 20th Anniversary Concert
Geoff Keating conductor
Soloists: Freya Jacklin, Kirsten Jenson, Jane Hainey

Shostakovitch:  Festive Overture
Elgar:  Sea Pictures (Freya Jacklin  mezzo soprano)
Tchaikovsky:  Rococo Variations (Kirsten Jenson  cello)
Poulenc:  Les Biches
Saint-Saens: Danse Macabre (Jane Hainey  violin)

Tickets: 15, Students 7.50, accompanied schoolchildren FREE
Available from Midsteeple Box Office: 01387 253383
www.dgboxoffice.co.uk
Or, at the door



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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