What’s On

YOUNG STUDENTS CHRISTMAS CONCERT

SUNDAY 28th NOVEMBER    3.00 pm

An informal concert performed by our younger students of the school in the main hall here at the DRMS for family and friends. For many of them, this will be their first ever performance in a concert. Tea and cakes will be provided

FAREWELL CONCERT – St Peter & St Paul’s Church, Blandford Forum

SATURDAY 4th DECEMBER    7.30 pm

A larger-scale concert in the Parish Church given by our more advanced students and members of staff

SING FOR PLEASURE’ CHOIR.

We are delighted to announce that our Monday Night ‘Sing for Pleasure’ Choir is meeting once again, indoors! We aim to use the Methodist Church Hall (immediately opposite the Music School) when available and will be meeting from Monday 13th September onwards, from 6.00 – 7.30.

 


DORSET ISLAND DISCS

Local musicians introduce works which have shaped their careers   

TBC in the New Year

WALTER BREWSTER (Conductor of The Dorset Chamber Orchestra) in conversation with Richard Hall

introduces favourite music reflecting his interesting and varied musical career  

St. George’s Hall, Fordington, Dorchester

Tickets: £10 (to include tea and cake) from DRMS and at the door

SADLY THIS EVENT HAS HAD TO BE POSTPONED UNTIL THE NEW YEAR.


MUSIC APPRECIATION CLASSES
led by Dr Richard Hall

‘COMPOSERS IN CONTEXT’ Eight figures from different periods and musical traditions: Purcell, Schubert… Rimsky-Korsakov, Vaughan Williams…

Blandford

Dorset Rural Music School, The Close, Blandford (opposite the Methodist Church)

Thursday afternoons 2.15 – 3.45 from 7th October

Bridport

St. Swithun’s Church Vestry

Wednesday mornings 10.00 – 12.00 from 6th October NB. THE START DATE OF THE BRIDPORT COURSE HAS HAD TO BE PUT BACK A WEEK TO 13th OCTOBER

Dorchester

The United Church, South Street

Wednesday afternoons 2.00 – 3.30 from 6th October

Ringwood

Greyfriars Community Centre

Monday mornings 10.00 – 12.00 from 11th October