Leading the line-up of special guest performers at this year’s West Meon Music Festival – to be held from 15 -17 September – will be world-famous clarinettist Michael Collins, performing the Brahms Clarinet Quintet with members of the Primrose Piano Quartet in the candlelit concert.“We are delighted that Michael will be performing with us again this year,” says Andrew Fuller, the Primrose’s cellist and Festival’s musical director. This year the Primrose, who founded the festival in 2011, have invited more of their well-known musical friends to join them. Mezzo-soprano Louise Winter, a celebrated soloist with the Royal Opera and Glyndebourne Festival, will be performing songs by both Robert and Clara Schumann and Brahms in the Festival’s final concert – which will also include Schumann’s exciting Op.47 Piano Quartet – while the award winning Vickers-Bovey Guitar Duo will be be taking the stage on Saturday afternoon (16 September) at the nearby Church of Our Lady in Warnford.
6 concerts on 15th -17th September. Fri 15th Sept, Concert 1, at 19.30, £16.50 – £19.50. All concerts £5 for students. Sat 16th Concert 2 Charity Family Concert at 11am. Children free, adults £5. Sat 16th Concert 3, at 3pm at the Church of Our Lady, Warnford, The Vickers-Bovey Guitar Duo £12. Sat 16th Concert 4, at 19.30 with Michael Collins clarinet. £18 – £22.50. Sun 17th Concert 5 at 11.30 £12 all areas Sun 17th Concert 6 at 3pm, with Louise Winter mezzo soprano £17 all areas.
The concerts will be held at St. John the Evangelist, West Meon, Hampshire GU32 1LF from Friday 15 September 2017 to Sunday 17 September 2017. For more information and to book tickets visit: www.westmeonmusic.co.uk