Event Calendar

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Sunday 29 Sept 2019, 3.30 pm St Mary’s Church

Serenados Tango

Recalling the majestic sound of Argentina, Serenados Tango performs timeless classic compositions from the tango repertoire with true authenticity. Featuring Argentinian national Sebastian Tesouro on violin, Ben Modley on guitar and flute, and James Rintoul on double bass.

 

Sunday 27 Oct 2019, 3.30 pm St Mary’s Church

Wildwood Jack

Unique acoustic guitar and ukulele folk duo, Jayne and Adam Freeman. ‘Quality songwriting, engaging, uplifting and filled with memorable melodies’.

 

Sunday 24 Nov 2019, 3.30 pm St Mary’s Church

Wallscourt Brass Quintetand Friends

Thrill to the sound of brass in the fine acoustics of this wonderful church withmusic ranging from Gabrieli and Handel to Peter Warlock and George Gershwin, with Ailsa Bailey and Stephen Bodiley on trumpets, Dave Gee on horn, Alice Bodiley on trombone, Philip Chidgey on tuba, plus John Bodiley on organ, and friends.

 

Sunday 26 Jan 2020, 3.30 pm St Mary’s Church

Swing Fever

Trumpet player Mac Kirby leads this six-piece band playing a mixture of jazz styles and popular music. It has been around for many years and has travelled extensively all around the world; one of the most prestigious gigs was in Ned Kelly’s famous jazz club in Hong Kong.

 

Sunday 23 Feb 2020, 3.30 pm St Mary’s Church

Reg Meuross

Folking.com soloist of the Year 2019, Somerset singer, songwriter and storyteller Reg Meuross writes and sings some of the most heart-aching love songs ever written, performed with depth and spellbinding delivery. Brilliant singer-songwriter and true troubadour with a social conscience’. BBC Radio 2 Folk Show

 

Sunday 29 March 2020, 3.30 pm St Mary’s Church

Platform for young musicians

A showcase for talented performers from South West Music, Somerstage Theatre School, Bridgwater and Taunton College and others. Please contact us if you want to take part.

 

Sunday 26 April 2020, 3.30 pm St Mary’s Church

Madrigals and songs for voice and lute

Songs and lute solos from the Golden Age of English music. An afternoon of musical delight presented by soprano Mary Morgan and lutenist Steve Graham.

 

 

Sunday 31 May 2020, 3.30 pm St Mary’s Church

Kitty Macfarlane

Award-winning songwriter, singer and guitarist from Somerset, whose music takes its inspiration from the Levels, from the starling murmurations to the lowly eel’s epic migration, and the small part we ourselves play in a much bigger picture, her songs are bound together by the underlying theme of mankind’s relationship with the wild.

 

Saturday 20 June 2020, 3.00 pm St Mary’s Church

Church fête concert: Rough Round The Edges

Rough Round the Edges is a group of friends who have a shared love of music that ranges from folk songs and tunes to classics like My Old Man’s a Dustman. It performs with banjo, mandola, whistles, guitar, recorder, flute and percussion. It has featured at the Glastonbury Fringe, Night at the Abbey and the Lavender Fields, and has played in a range of places incluing tents, a cow shed and an inglenook fireplace!

Note Saturday date and earlier start-time.

A reminder of last season’s concerts:

Sunday 30 September 2018, 3.30 pm Church Hall TA7 0ED
Friendly Spirits Swing Quintet

Sunday 28 October 2018, 3.30 pm Church Hall TA7 0ED
Sally Jenkins

Sunday 25 November 2018, 3.30 pm St Mary’s Church TA7 0EP
Colin Bloch: Sound the Trumpets!

Sunday 27 January 2019, 3.30 pm St Mary’s Church TA7 0EP
Mitchel and Vincent

Sunday 24 February 2019, 3.30 pm St Mary’s Church TA7 0EP
Trio Paradis:the Latin American Collection

Sunday 24 March 2019, 3.30 pm St Mary’s Church TA7 0EP
Centre for Young Musicians Taunton  (CYMT) and Taunton Preparatory School

Sunday 28 April 2019, 3.30 pm St Mary’s Church TA7 0EP
Scythia

Sunday 26 May 2019, 3.30 pm St Mary’s Church TA7 0EP
Black Cat Jazz

Saturday 22 June 2019, 3.30 pm St Mary’s Church TA7 0EP
Church Fête Concert- Si Barron