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Friday Lunchtime Concerts

Charlton House
Every Fri 1pm – 2pm

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

 

February 10 Royal Academy of Music

1pm presents

Hao Zi Yoh Piano

Free Liszt– Ballade No. 2 in B minor

Chong Lim Ng– A Distant Voice of the Rainforest – Fragments from “Rimba”

Ravel– Gaspard de la nuit

 

February 17 Royal College of Music

1pm presents

Free Duo Bell Arte

Carola Krebs cello

Beatrice Stelzmuller piano

R. Schumann– Fantasy

pieces Op. 73

Schnittke– Sonata No.2

 

February 24 Corps of Army Music presents

1pm Countess of Wessex’s String

Free Orchestra

We are proud to host this visit to Charlton House by the British Army’s first ensemble dedicated solely to string playing.

 

March 3 Royal Academy of Music

1pm presents

Free Clare Tunney soprano

Matthew Ryan piano

 

March 10 Guildhall school of

1pm Music and Drama presents

Free Junior Guildhall Scholars Concert

Another showcase concert given by students from Guild-hall’s Saturday school for younger musicians.

 

March 17  Royal College of Music Presents

1pm Duo Dec & Lajdorf

Piotr Dec clarinet

Edyta Lajdorf piano

Janacek– Sonata

Lutoslawski– Dance Preludes

Widor– Introduction et Rondo Op. 72

 

March 24 Royal Academy of Music Presents

A welcome return visit by Artists from the RAM Harp Department under the guidance of their head Karen Vaughan (former co-principal LSO)

Music for chamber ensemble by Jean Cras, Jacques Ibert & Richard Bissell.

 

March 31 Royal Greenwich Brass Band

1pm Presents “Classical Brass”

Free Programme to include Shostakovich– Festive Overture Suppe– Overture ‘Morning, noon & night in Vienna.’

 

Recordings of performances at Charlton House:

A recording of Teo Gheorghiu playing Schumann Kinderszenen on piano in June 2016 at Charlton House. 

 

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

Admission

Free

We suggest a minimum donation of £2

Charlton House Concerts are made possible by your generous donations.