are held on alternate Thursdays
in the Friends Meeting House Thornhill Street Wakefield
at 7.15 p.m.
The Society may be contacted for further information
and programmes to:
22 Lindale Garth
Wakefield WF2 0RW
Programme for 2017
Our Chairman opens the new season with a look at
some French and Spanish composers with great
tunes from Chabrier, Franck,Ibert and Sarasate and
then something new,
An Appreciation of the music of Leroy Anderson
The Chairman of Barnsley Recorded Music Society
Around the world by Moonlight courtesy of
Mozart, Smetana, Sullivan,Vaughan Williams and others
An intriguing presentation by special guest Sue,
A glimpse into the haunting world of Erik Satie - "L'Eccentrique"
A concert simulation with a Wagner Overture, items
Mahler meets Mozart with the contrasting
Guest Presenter Geoff makes a welcome return
A Celebration of "The Glory of the Human Voice"
John's programme this year brings us the music
of Haydn Wood with the Paris Suite and a Violin Concerto
Schumann's First Symphony, Mendelssohn's Second
special request our former member has
"Russian Cavalcade" - A Symphonic Spectacular
Music by Mahler, Bruch and de Falla along with
Our friends from the Wakefield Organists Society
join us for an evening of music to suit all tastes
"To Prague with Love" from Mozart, Smetana and Dvorak
"The Chilly North" - Pure Cold Water from Jean Sibelius
Avril lets us in on a Big Secret
The Annual General Meeting - followed by "Chairman's Choice"
"WSG and AS"
"The Genius of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart"
The Secretary of the National Federation presents
Jim gives us a further look into works by classical
Our Chairman brings the season to a close with recordings of a Viola Concerto by Miklos Rosza and some interesting discoveries from the works of Edmund Rubbra and others
We are affiliated to the
Federation of Recorded Music Societies
(President - Julian Lloyd Webber)
which has pages on the Web and supports all
Societies throughout the UK