2015-2016 Season

This Season

MAS will continue to feature its popular mix of
Sussex composers and traditional repertoire. Each
concert will contain music by one or more living
Sussex Composer.

We are very grateful for support from the
Robin Milford Trust.

Robin Milford Trust  Robert Milford

Pre-Concert Talks

Peter Copley will give these popular talks at most
concerts (not Hamsey or 24 April).
Talks begin at 7.10 p.m. and finish in time for a short break before
the concert starts.

Saturday 19 September 2015 7.45 p.m.

All Saints Centre, Friars Walk, Lewes
Directed by Andrew Sherwood
Vivaldi Concerto in G Major 'alla rustica' 
Robin Milford Miniature Concerto, Op.35, G Major 

Ellie Blackshaw Two pieces for String Orchestra (Second performance) 

Dvořák Serenade for Strings in E Major, Op.22 

Saturday 7 November 2015 7.45 p.m.

All Saints Centre, Friars Walk, Lewes
Directed by Andrew Sherwood
Vivaldi Flute concerto Op.10  Soloist – Anne Hodgson

Peter Copley A Copper Garland
Mozart Divertimento in B flat Major (K.137)
Janáček Suite for Strings

Saturday 16 January 2016 7.45 p.m.

All Saints Centre, Friars Walk, Lewes
Directed by Andrew Sherwood
Handel Concerto Grosso in F Major, Op.6 No.2
Barry Mills Bassoon Concerto (first performance) Soloist – Ian Glen
Julian Broughton Aria (first performance) Soloist – Andrew Sherwood
John Ireland Concertino Pastorale

Saturday 27 February 2016 7.45 p.m.

All Saints Centre, Friars Walk, Lewes
Directed by Andrew Sherwood
Honegger Pastorale d’été
Mozart Violin Concerto No.2 Soloist – Ellie Blackshaw
Ric Graebner Clarinet Concerto (first performance) Soloist– Steve Dummer
Haydn Symphony No.24 in D Major

Sunday 24 April 2016 4.30 p.m.

St Michael’s Church, Lewes High Street
Tea Concert
Selected young winners of the
Brighton 2016 Springboard Festival

See separate page for full details of performers
 

Hamsey Church
Hamsey Festival
Sunday 12 June 2016 6.00 p.m.

A Quintet from MAS

Bassoon: Ian Glen
Violins:  
Christian Roberts-Lewis, Tessa Gilles
Viola: 
Russel Robinson, Cello: Emily Mitchell

Mozart Oboe Quartet K370/ 369b arr Yokoyama Shin-Itchiro

Haydn Quartet No.53 in D major ("The Lark") Op. 64

Robert Rnne - An English Garden

Antonin Reicha: Grand Quintetto

 

Hamsey Church
Hamsey Festival
Sunday 19 June 2016 6.00 p.m.

A Quartet from MAS

Violins:  Andrew Sherwood, Sophie Greenhalgh
Viola: Ellie Blackshaw, Cello: Peter Copley

Haydn String Quartet Op.20 No.1 in E flat Major
Guy Richardson  'Houriya' for string quartet (2nd performance)
Frank Bridge String Quartet No. 4


 

Saturday 9 July 2016 7.45 p.m.

All Saints Centre, Friars Walk, Lewes
Directed by Andrew Sherwood

Mozart Serenata notturna in D Major, K.239
Elgar Serenade for Strings, Op.20

MAS commission financed by the Ambache trust
Amoret Abis New work for solo vibraphone and strings Soloist– Adam Bushell

Robin Milford Trust

Robin Milford Elegiac Meditation for solo viola and strings

Grieg Holberg Suite, Op. 40