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Brighton Unitarian Church

Lunchtime Concerts
Brighton Unitarian Church

New Road, Brighton,

Fridays, 12.30 - 1.15 p.m.
2019 tickets £4.00
Raising money for the Church Building Appeal Fund.

Come and join us, we are easily accessible via the train, bus routes and NCP car parks are within a few minutes walk. The concerts are diverse, mostly classically, but also jazz and folk.

The performers are very talented and, most importantly, enjoy what they do; they engage with the audience and always aim to make their concerts a special event for everyone. It is a great way to spend a Friday lunchtime - among friendly people, enjoying lovely music. Do come along and see for yourself.

​Enjoy a coffee/tea before the concert and get to know your fellow concert goers. Turn our lovely Friday lunchtime concerts into one of your regular social engagements.

Wheelchair accessible venue.

April 2019

19th: Zoe Peate - soprano, Bryony Prior - horn, Paul Newton - trumpet, Gary Prior - piano. Four musicians with classical, light and jazz backgrounds join together to perform Mozart, Vivaldi, Saint-Saens, plus original arrangements for horn, trumpet, voice and piano.

26th: František Brikcius & Ermanno Bemporad De Stefani perform Brahms: Sonata No 1 in E minor for Cello and Piano; Irena Kosíková: 1918 for Cello and piano (2018) - Brighton premiere; Alexander Tansman: Fantaisie pour Violoncelle avec Orchestre ou Piano.


May 2019

3rd: Pianist Yoon-Seok Shin


17th: Pianist Dominic Degavino

24th: Jean-Pierre Brzechwa (countertenor) and Joe Ward (piano) present an entertaining lunchtime concert featuring beautiful songs and pieces by Chopin. Written at various times, from 1829 to 1847, Chopin’s songs brought to the European romantic song repertoire a tone it had lacked before. ​

31st: ​‘A Scattering of Jazz Jewels!’ with FoxiVox: Lou Beckerman, Sarah Carpenter & Carol Sloman. Song, story, musical mischief and jazz with a twist! Loved standards plus eclectic, edgy original material arranged for piano, close harmony vocals, guitar, violin and spoons! ‘Creative, classy and charismatic’.

ALSO....An additional lunchtime concert for the festival season - THURSDAY 16th May Yvonne Patrick and John Bruzon present a lunchtime recital of well known songs and solo piano music. Programme will include music by Debussy, Richard Strauss, Liszt, Granados and the ever popular Ivor Novello.

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