32nd Season - Concert Schedule

September 1978 to March 1979

This is the first season to feature 6 concerts all performed at Cricklade Theatre

Tuesday, 12th September 1978

Schubert Four Impromptus Op. 90:
No. 1 in C minor; No. 2 in E flat;
No. 3 in G flat; No. 4 in A flat
Debussy Four Preludes from Book 2:
Feuilles mortes; Les Fees sont
d'exquises danseuses;
General Lavine-eccentric;
Feux d'artifice
Beethoven Sonata in F minor Op. 57

Concert 1 - 7:30pm

Paul Coker

(Piano Recital)

Thursday, 28th September 1978

Henry VIII Pastime with good company
Henry VIII Lusty youth should us ensue
William Cornish Ah the sighs that come from my heart
Anon. England, be glad
Clement Janequin Un gros prieur
Giovanni Palestrina Alla riva del Tebro
Anon. Dibedibedon la
Thomas Weelkes Since Robin Hodd
John Wilbye O Wretched Man
Thomas Morley Sing we and chant it
Henry Purcell The Nut-Brown Lass
Henry Purcell May the God of Wit inspire
Henry Purcell When the cock begins to crow
Earl of Mornington When for the world's repose
Thomas Arne Which is the properest day to drink?
Samuel Webbe My pocket's low
Edvard Grieg Little Thora
Edvard Grieg I laid me down to slumber
Edvard Grieg When I take a stroll
R. Vaughan Williams Bushes and Briars
R. Vaughan Williams The Turtle Dove
R. Vaughan Williams Fain would I change that note
Flute Solo:
Granville Walker Introduction and Allegro
Henry Bishop Foresters, sound the cheerful horn
Joseph Barnby Sweet and Low
Arthur Sullivan The Long Day closes
Songs of Yale:
    Bermuda Buggy Ride
    We were gathering

Concert 2 - 7:30pm


Philip Vernon - Counter Tenor
Christopher Royall - Counter Tenor
John Tudhope - Tenor
Granville Walker - Tenor
Anthony Edwards - Baritone
Christopher Dean - Bass

Thursday, 26th October 1978

Handel Concerto for Harp and Strings in B flat major
Paganini Duo for Flute and Harp
Ravel Introduction and Allegro for Harp Septet
Brahms Quintet for Clarinet and Strings

Concert 3 - 7:30pm

Capicchioni Ensemble

Graham Cracknell - Violin
Cathy Weiss - Violin
Robin Grice - Violin
Avis Perthen - Cello
Ingrid Culliford - Flute
Jane Plessner - Clarinet
Francis Kelly - Harp

Thursday, 30th November 1978

Beethoven Trio No. 1 in E flat major Op. 1 No. 1
Frank Bridge Phantasie in C minor
Brahms Trio in B major Op. 8

Concert 4 - 7:30pm

Richard Markham Trio

Richard Markham - Piano
Elizabeth Hunt - Violin
Raphael Wallfisch - Cello

Thursday, 11th January 1979

Rossini Overture, Italian Girl in Algiers
Mozart Symphony No. 33 in B flat K. 319
de Falla Concerto for Harsichord and Orchestra
Wagner Siegfried Idyll
Beethoven Symphony No. 1 in C

Concert 5 - 7:30pm

Bournemouth Sinfonietta

George Hurst - Conductor
Ronald Thomas - Leader
Joaquin Achucarro - Harpsichord

Thursday, 1st March 1979

Danzi Quintet in B flat Op. 56 No. 1
Mozart Fantasia in F minor K. 608
Debussy Syrinx
Damase Dix-Sept Variations
Rosetti Quintet in E flat
Nielsen Quintet

Concert 6 - 7:30pm

The Athena Wind Ensemble

Richard McNicol - Flute
George Caird - Oboe
Antony Pay - Clarinet
John Butterworth - Horn
Robert Jordon - Bassoon

Season 32 A.G.M.

Thursday, 15th March 1979

Annual General Meeting, 7:30pm


"Ilex", The Green,
Upper Clatford

32nd Season Committee
Chairman: Dr. A. G. Blyth   Mr. M. Martin
Secretary: Miss Gladys New   Mr. M. Watts
Treasurer: Mr. R. Burton   Mr. S. Jennings
  Mrs. E. Walker   Major R. Adey

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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