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Events

Friends of Tabley 2014 Events At Tabley House

The Music of Jane Austen and Mrs. Gaskell

14th May at 7.00 pm - The Gallery, Tabley House - please note change of date

Sporano Rosie Lomas and her accompanist, dressed in period costume, will present a programme of Regency and early Victoria music inspired by the works of these great novelists. Works include folk songs, arias, drawing-room songs and quotations from Miss Austen's and Mrs Gaskells works.

Rosie has appeared at The Jane Austen Festival in Bath and the Gaskell Society.

Wine and canapes will be served.

Tickets cost £20 (£18 for volunteers or Friends)

An evening with the Halle Strings - 23rd June at 7.00pm

The Gallery, Tabley House

Two of the Halle's leading musicians, husband and wife Sarah Ewins (co-principal violin) and Tim Pooley (viola) will present a programme of chamber music including works by Mozart, Handel and Johan Halvorson of Norwey, who followed in the national Romantic tradition of Greig.

Wine and canapes will be served.

Tickets cost £22 (£20 for volunteers or Friends)

Border Singers in the Summer - 15th July at 7.30 pm

The Gallery, Tabley House

Well known to Friends and regular attendees at the sell out Carol Concerts, the Border Singers are returning to Tabley for a Summer Concert, performing an eclectic selection of songs for a Summer's evening. The programme contains works sacred and secular from Byrd to Britten. Songs will be interspersed with readings from The Tabley House Collection's rich archive, with family pieces and other readings to suit the Summer season.

Strawberries and bubbly will be served.

Tickets cost £20 (£18 for volunteers or Friends)

For Tickets and Further details contact Anna Smyth 01565 651979, anna.smyth6@gmail.com

or write to 29 Freshfields, Knutsford, Cheshire, WA16 0NW

Please make cheques out to Friends of Tabley.

Other events in Tabley Park

Cheshire Hunt Point to Point - Sunday 27th April

Knutsford Races Point to Point - Sunday 18th May

http://www.knutsfordraces.co.uk/

Warrington Horse Show - Monday 26th May

http://www.warringtonhorseshow.co.uk/

Tabley Old Boys Reunion - Saturday 12 th July

To commemorate 30 years since the closure of Tabley House as a boys school, old boy Peter Rosenfeld is organising a reunion. For more information check out the Old Boys Facebook page or register for the event here.

 

Please note The Tabley House Collection Trust is not directly involved in the organisation of these events. All inquiries should be addressed to the organisers of an event.


Tabley House, Knutsford, Cheshire WA16 0HB | Telephone: 01565 750151 | Fax: 01565 653230 | Enquiries & Bookings