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A Beginners Guide To Opera

Never been to an opera? Think you won’t like it? Ever wondered what makes Opera so special – or even what it is? well nows your chance to find out Join opera singers from Charles Court Opera and the fantastic British Philharmonic Concert Orchestra for A beginners guide to the Opera, presented by Artistic Director… Read more »

 

New Years Eve Gala Concert

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A Fantastic Concert to welcome in the new year at the Fabulous Buxton Opera House Now in its 6th year this is one not to be missed The show contains music form all genres Opera, Ballet, Film Music, Operetta, Gilbert and Sullivan, west end, as well as classical melted in with a rousing singalong new… Read more »

 

Classical Concerts

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March 8th Buxton Opera House Doxford Hall The British Philharmonic Concert Orchestra Conductor: Anthony Kraus Leader: Jeff Moore Piano Soloist: Ian Buckle Holst – St Pauls Mozart – Piano Concerto No23 Schubert Symphony No5

 

A Viennese Strauss Gala

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Starring Marilyn Hill Smith (the Queen of operetta and Mother Abess in the Current recent tour of The Sound of Music) HEADLINE SUMMARY Join Fritz the waiter in his little café in old Vienna as he recalls the great composers and celebrities he and his family have served over the generations. With the help of… Read more »

 

Blitz

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The songs that saw a nation through 2 world wars live on as we remember the inspiration and courage of the men who fought for King and Country, so that we may all be free today. The Andrews Sisters Vera Lynn Glenn Miller Flanagan and Allen George Formby Gracie Fields

 

Strictly Sullivan

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Sir Arthur Sullivan  composed some of the finest music that any British composer has ever written Famous around the world for his work on comic Operas with William Gilbert it is often forgotten how much music he composed without Gilberts influence from Oratorio to Symphonies, from Songs to Concertos , and incidental music for plays and ballets… Read more »

 

Peter And The Wolf & Other Orchestral Family Classics

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Peter And The Wolf (PROKOVIEV) Also featuring Dr Who, The Simpsons, Blue Peter, James Bond, Mary Poppins, Thunderbirds, Snow White and The Seven Dwarfs, Carnival of the Animals, Teddybears Picnic and many more The British Philharmonic Concert Orchestra Peter and the Wolf Narrated and presented by Mark Langley or David Owen Lewis   Instrumental Magician Billy… Read more »

 

Dear Ivor

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Ivor Novello remains one of Britain’s most influential and successful composers. The programme includes: Keep The Home Fires Burning, We’ll Gather Lilacs, My Dearest Dear, Glamorous Night, Some Day My Heart Will Awake, A Violin Began To Play, Waltz Of My Heart, Why Is There Ever Goodbye, and not least of all the delightful And… Read more »

 

Opera Romance

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Opera Romance celebrates the beauty and passion of opera, from the drama of Verdi through to the frivolity of Rossini: from the sultry seduction of Carmen through to the soaring power of La Boheme. This magnificent concert is for lovers of opera but also makes the perfect introduction for beginners. Presenter Mark Langley introduces this amorous programme with a… Read more »

 

Last Night At The Proms

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Join the Party! A great British tradition with a twist HEADLINE SUMMARY The Last Night of the Proms is a British institution and the Much Loved Productions version is always a sell-out success. The British Philharmonic Concert Orchestra presents a programme including classical favourites including Land of Hope and Glory, Rule Britannia, Sailors Hornpipe and… Read more »