‘Donata’ by Philip Joy premiered by Essex Chamber Orchestra

New work, ‘Donata’ by CNM membeArtboard 1r Philip Joy is to be given its premiere performance by the Essex Chamber Orchestra (ECHO) in their 40th Anniversary Season.

The concert is to be held on Sunday 9 September, at 7 pm at Anglo-European School, Willow Green, Ingatestone, Essex, CM4 0DJ

For more information, visit www.essexchamberorchestra.co.uk.

Piano Project 2018 – Details announced

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Colchester New Music’s Piano Project 2018 concert in association with EPTA Essex will be at 3pm on Saturday 9th June at Christchurch United Reform Church, Chelmsford, CM2 0AW.

Teachers and students will be performing new music for aspirant pianists selected from Colchester New Music’s call for scores at the end of 2017. For details of the shortlisted works, please click here.

Photos from two harpsichords concert

A big thankyou to everyone who contributed to the 28 April 2018 two harpsichords concert: the performers, the composers, our hosts Daniela Bechly and the Pimlott Foundation, Liz Leatherdale for all her help with publicity, and last but not least all the audience members who made it out to Great Horkesley on a rainy day!

Three pieces by Mark Bellis selected for LFCCM 2018

Three works by CNM member Mark Bellis will be performed at the 2018 London Festival of Contemporary Church Music.

Hymn: Saints of God – Mark Bellis
Sunday 13 May, 10am: Choral Eucharist at St Pancras Parish Church, London NW1 2BA

Introit: In faith I quiet wait – Mark Bellis
Sunday 13 May, 6pm: Choral Evensong at Hampstead Parish Church, London NW3 6UU

Theme, Chorale and Prelude for organ – Mark Bellis
Sunday 13 May, 6pm: Choral Evensong at St Pancras Parish Church, London NW1 2BA

Theme, Chorale and Prelude for organ – Mark Bellis
Thursday 17 May, 1.15pm: organ recital by Douglas Tang at St Pancras Parish Church, London NW1 2BA

 

For the full festival brochure listing LFCCM events in London and beyond, see www.lfccm.com.

 

Tickets on sale for two harpsichords concert

CNM 2-Hps poster 280418Tickets are now on sale here for CNM’s upcoming concert of new works for two harpsichords, performed by the Knights-Tidhar duo (pictured). The concert is at 3pm on Saturday 28 April 2018, at the Old House Barn, Old House Road, Great Horkesley, Colchester CO6 4EQ, UK; ticket price £8/£6 concessions. More information on the concert can be found here.

Francis Knights and Dan Tidhar