24th Season - Concert Schedule

October 1970 to March 1971

All 3 concerts performed at Andover Grammar School

Monday, 19th October 1970

"The Tales of Hoffmann"
Opera in Three Acts
Music by Jacques Offenbach
(English version by Edward Agate)
Act I Paris
Act II Venice
Act III Munich

Concert 1 - 7:30pm

Opera for All

Jeffrey Talbot - Spalanzani, Pittichinaccio, Frantz
Keith McDonald - Hoffmann
Ian Caddy - Cochenille, Schlemil
Joyce McCrindle - Nicklaus,
Antonia's mother (voice)

Keith Stoppard - Coppelius, Dapertutto,
Dr Miracle

Daphne Gill - Olympia, Guest
Robin Bell - Giulietta, Antonia
Anna Sims - Guest
George Gordon - Guest
Nick Frost - Guest
Alistair Dawes - Piano

Thursday, 28th January 1971

Handwritten notes indicate that this programme
was changed at the performance
Danzi Quintet in G minor
Stravinsky Three Pieces
Poulenc Trio
Rossini Theme and Variations
Debussy Two Preludes: "Ce qu'a vu le vent d'Ouest"
& "Ondine"
Jacob Sextet

Concert 2 - 7:30pm

Van Walsum Ensemble

Joeske van Walsum - Flute
Malcolm Messiter - Oboe
Howard Davidson - Clarinet
Michael Baines - Horn
Robert Codd - Bassoon
Anthony Adkins - Piano

Wednesday, 10th March 1971

Chopin Fantasie in F minor Op. 49
Brahms Das M├Ądchen spricht
Brahms Botschaft
Brahms Wiengenlied
Ravel Ondine
Liszt Two Studies
Rossini Cruda Sorte, from "The Italian Girl in Algiers"
Liszt Spanish Rhapsody
Finzi Three Songs from "Let Us Garlands Bring":
Come away, Death
Who is Sylvia?
It was a Lover and his Lass

Concert 3 - 7:30pm

Anne Collins - Contralto
Jean Murphy - Accompanist
Antony Peebles - Solo Pianoforte

Season 24 A.G.M.

Monday, 22nd March 1971

Annual General Meeting, 7:30pm


3 Winchester Gardens,

24th Season Committee
Chairman: Dr. A. G. Blyth   Mrs. R. H. Walker
Deputy Chairman: Mrs. P. H. Ponting   Mrs. M. Tait
Secretary: Miss Gladys New   Mr. D. Hocking
Treasurer: Mr. R. Burton   Mr. I. Duncan
  Mrs. E. Graham    

Putting these history pages together we can see how many gaps exist in our records. If you have access to any of the information that is clearly marked as missing then do please let us know:- by email to the or the - alternatively; refer to the contact information available on the About AMC page or talk to a committee member at one of our concerts.

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