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Friday Concert Programme

Charlton House
Every Fri 1pm – 2pm

The Charlton House Concerts bring together music lovers and both established and aspiring artists. With the enthusiastic support of Royal Greenwich Heritage Trust and a loyal and generous audience we present a continuing programme of wonderful concerts, inspiring competitions and creative sponsorship.

Charlton House Friday Concerts

July 6              Royal Greenwich Brass Band

1pm                 Stephen Maw conductor

Free                 “Music for a Summer’s Day”


July 13            Royal Academy of Music presents

1pm                 Lucy Humphris trumpet 

Free                 Harry Rylance  piano

                        Purcell, Takemitsu, Rachmaninov

                        Janáček, Piazzolla

                        & Harry James


July 20            Royal Air Force Musicians

1pm                 Corporal Hannah McGleish viola

Free                 Senior Aircraftman Anthony McCarthy piano

                        Senior Aircraftman Ryan Penman clarinet

                        Bruch -  Trio No.7 from 8 Pieces

                        Mozart - Trio No.4 in Eb K.498 'Kegelstatt'

                        Brahms - Trio No.5 in A minor Op.114 


July 27            The Glinka Trio and Friends

1pm                 Lucy Downer clarinet & bass clarinet

Free                 Graham Sheen bassoon

                        Noriko Motomatsu piano

                        with Gareth Hanson flute

                        Rachel Ingleton oboe

                        Nigel Hiscock horn

                        Mozart - Quintet  in Eb  KV452

                        Rachmaninov - Vocalise for flute & piano

                        Chopin - Minute Waltz in Db Op.64 No.1

                        Eric Hughes - Theme and Variations


Aug 3              Duo Giuliano-Mikeleiz

1pm                 Daryl Giuliano cello

Free                 Iñigo Mikeleiz accordion

                        Locatelli - Sonata in D Major

                        Gubaidulina - In Croce

                        Bloch - Prayer, Supplication                                     

                        &  Jewish Song from Jewish Life

                        Piazzolla - Le Grand Tango


Aug 10            Katherine Clarke viola

1pm                 Mandakhtuya Dorj piano

Free                 Frank Bridge - Four Pieces

                        Vaughan Williams - Romance

                        Frederick Delius - Sonata No.2 arr. for viola



Aug 17            Apeiron Duo

1pm                 Paola Delucchi  violin

Free                 Albert Lau  piano

                        ‘Folk tunes meeting classical music’

                        Handel - Sonata in D major, HWV 371

                        Grieg - Sonata No.3 in C minor, Op.45

                        Bartók - 6 Romanian Folk Dances


Aug 24            Orpheus Wind Quintet (Utah USA)

1pm                 April Clayton flute

Free                 Geralyn Giovannetti oboe

                        Jaren Hinckley clarinet

                        Laurence Lowe horn

                        Christian Smith bassoon

                        Deslandres - Trois Pièces en Quintette

                        Karl Pilss - Serenade for wind quintet

                        Eric Ewazen - Roaring Fork Quintet

                        Peter Schickele - A Year in the Catskills


Aug 31            Daniel Edwards cello

1pm                 Berendina Norton piano

Free                 Chopin - Sonata in G minor, Op. 65  

                        Schubert - Sonata in A minor ‘Arpeggione’   


Sept 7              Hao Zi Yoh piano

1pm                 Chopin - 24 Preludes Op.28



Sept 14            Solent Duo

1pm                 Meliza Metzger Gómez soprano

Free                 Mario Kurtjak guitar

            Villa-Lobos, Ferdinando Paer

            Schubert, Rodrigo

            & Mauro Giuliani


Sept 21            Royal Academy of Music presents

1pm                 Giulia Grassi piano

Free                 Schubert - Sonata in A minor D 784

                        Chopin - Two Nocturnes Op 27

                        Chopin - Scherzo in B flat Minor Op 31


Sept 28            Band of the Grenadier Guards

1pm                 Clarinet Ensemble

Free                 Sarah Marinescu conductor

                        Alfred Uhl - Divertimento 

                        Toby Young arr. Greenhalf - Swete Roose

                        Harry Stalpers - Clownery

                        Rob Wiffin - The Sands of Time



For those who are interested in performing in one of our Lunchtime Concerts please contact office@rght.org.uk with a short biography

Opening times

Every Friday 1pm – 2pm



We suggest a minimum donation of £2

Charlton House Concerts are made possible by your generous donations.