Saturday 25th September 8.00pm

The Lindsays with Kathryn Stott
7.15pm pre-concert talk by Kathryn Stott

Haydn String Quartet Op 76 No 5
Beethoven String Quartet Op 135
Elgar Piano Quintet

Sunday 26th September

The Lindsays & Martinu String Quartet
11.30am Coffee Concert

Borodin String Sextet in D minor
Vilem Tausky Coventry Meditation
Mendelssohn Octet Op 20

BBC Radio 3, 3 for all
8.00pm with Brian Kay

(Unreserved free tickets available from St James box-office)

Monday 27 September

I Fagiolini
7.15pm pre-concert talk by Robert Hollingworth

Monteverdi - madrigals
Banchieri - Barca di Venetia per Padova
Second half to include songs by Britten, Milhaud & Brooks

Tuesday 28th September

Camera Obscura
Music of the centuries at Castle Cornet
in the Hatton Gallery

Wednesday 29th September

Martinu String Quartet with
Dimitri Ashkenazy (clarinet)

7.15pm pre-concert talk by Jitka Vlasánková

Dvorak Quartet in F Op 96 - American
Mozart Clarinet Quintet
Smetana Quartet No 1 in E - From my Life

Thursday 30th September

The Hugo Recital
7.15pm pre-concert talk by Richard Dubugnon

Karina Gauvin (soprano)
Roger Vignoles (piano)

Songs by Fauré, Poulenc, Hahn, Honneger, Chausson, Vuillermoz and 'Chants de Guernesey' specially commissioned from Richard Dubugnon.


Friday 1st October 8.00pm

The Harp Consort & Ensemble de Caelis
7.15pm pre-concert talk by Andrew Lawrence-King

Miracles of Notre Dame
Poems in praise of the Virgin set by Gautier de Coincy (1177-1236) to
medieval popular songs.

Saturday 2nd October

Musica Antiqua Cologne with Karina Gauvin (soprano)
7.15pm pre-concert talk by Reinhard Goebel

Delirio amoroso
Cantatas for soprano, oboe and strings by Handel, Monteverdi
and Vivaldi.
Virtuoso instrumental music by Valentini and Vivaldi.

Sunday 3rd October

Musica Antiqua Cologne
11.30am Coffee Concert

A baroque programme of partitas by Biber, Kerll and Wichel.

Club Ceilidh - 8.00pm
The final fling at St James with traditional Irish music and dance from The London Lasses and Pete Quinn and other folk groups.

Weekend Events
1st - 3rd October

Guernsey Jazz Festival

The Duke of Richmond Hotel,
Cambridge Park,
St Peter Port.

The John Dankworth Quintet, Digby Fairweather & many of the top names in British jazz.

Tickets from hotel only.
Tel: 01481 726221 from 1 September:

Friday 8.00pm: £12*
Saturday 8.00pm: £15**
Sunday 12.30pm: £7.

*£10 to season ticket holders
**£12 to season ticket holders

A Weekend of Folk

Folk musicians from Normandy and the UK will appear at certain pubs in the Island where live music is usually to be heard. These include Strand Hugg from Normandy with Tom Napper Tom Bliss and The London Lasses & Pete Quinn from London’s Irish Centre. Participating pubs include the Cock & Bull, Blind O’Reilly’s and the Wicked Wolf.