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Penzance Catholic Church ~ 'The Immaculate Conception of Our Lady' ~ Parish of The Holy Family

Music and Arts Festival 2016

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Celebration of Music & Arts
at Penzance Catholic Church
5th – 22nd May 2016

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The church is open daily from 10.30 am – 12 noon to view the Exhibition of paintings, Displays of handmade crafts and the fantastic Themed Floral Displays.

Sunday 15 May 11.00 am - PENTECOST FESTIVAL MASS.
followed at 12.30 pm by EXTRAVAGANZA BUFFET LUNCH - only £8 per head, including glass of wine

Monday 16 May 7.30 pm - ORGAN RECITAL by LUKE BOND - Assistant Director of Music at Truro Cathedral.
Music to include: Prelude & Fugue in D major – J S Bach
War March of the Priests – Mendelssohn
Forlana – Finzi
Spitfire Prelude & Fugue – Walton
£8 per ticket, including programme

Tuesday 17 May 7.30 pm - THE GWENTON TRIO.
Stella Pendrous – Piano
Hannah Birt – Violin
Danielle Jones – Cello
Music by Piazzolla & Arensky
This Trio, led by international pianist Stella Pendrous, promises a great programme by these well known composers.
£8 per ticket, including programme

Wednesday 18 May 7.30 pm - THE MARIAN CONSORT. website
Directed by Rory McCleery - Often heard on Radio 3, we are delighted to welcome this highly acclaimed consort to sing music by Renaissance composers, including:
Vergine bella – Cipriano de Rore
Dignare me, laudare te – Carlo Gesualdo
Precibus et meritas beatae Maria – Gesualdo
Ave Regina Caelorum – Gesualdo
‘Exquisite... the ensemble sings with eloquence and expressive finesse’ – The Sunday Times
Do not miss their first Cornish concert! £10 per ticket, including programme

Thursday 19 May 7.30 pm - PENZANCE YOUTH STRING ORCHESTRA - Directed by Tim Boulton. website
A programme of light classical music for solo strings and string orchestra, including Elgar’s reflective Serenade for Strings.
£8 per ticket, including programme - Students under 21-free entry

Friday 20 May 7.30 pm - MOUSEHOLE MALE VOICE CHOIR - Directed by Stephen Lawry. website
Pippa Drummond – Flute
Music to include: Wade in the Water – Spiritual
Fly Me to the Moon – Bart Howard
Praise to the Living God – arr. S Lawry
£8 per ticket, including programme

Saturday 21 May 7.30 pm - THE HEINICHEN ENSEMBLE - Directed by Antony White
Programme to include: Concerto for 2 flutes, 2 oboes & continuo – J C Pepusch
Sonata for flutes & oboes – G Keller
A candle-lit concert of 17th & 18th century music performed on period instruments
£8 per ticket, including programme

Sunday 22 May 11.00 am - TRINITY SUNDAY: SOLEMN MASS.

6.00 pm CHORAL VESPERS followed by CHEESE & WINE (& soft drinks) to close the Festival Week.
Music led by the Church Choir, directed by David Gridley

All concerts start at 7.30 pm (Church open from 7 pm). Refreshments available during intervals.
ALL WELCOME — Bring a friend!

Contacts: Parish Office
e-mail 01736 362619 or David Gridley 07887 608113

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