Category: Gala Events

  • Bassets and Tapas Reviewed

    17 November, 10p.m., and I think it would be fair to say that all three of us in the Shackleton Trio, Lesley Schatzberger, Ingrid Pearson and me (Margaret Archibald) were relieved to have got through our Gala Music Matters evening without squeaks from our dangerously volatile period basset horns! We had revisited the recital programme previously offered to the basset horn […]

  • Mozart Gala on Period Basset Horns, South Croydon, Tuesday 17 November

    Music Matters Gala Night presented by the Shackleton Trio Lesley Schatzberger, Ingrid Pearson and Margaret Archibald Tuesday 17 November 2015 Whitgift House, 76, Brighton Road, South Croydon CR2 6AB in The Chapel, 7 for 7.30 – 9.30p.m. Music by Mozart, Stadler, Druschetzky and Abbé Vogler on Basset Horns of the period Entry to non-subscription holders: £20 […]

  • Mozart Gala Viennese Style

    Music Matters “Gala Night Viennese Style” Tuesday 18 November 2014 at 7.30p.m.  Generously hosted by Whitgift House in the beautiful Chapel that stands just to the left of the main house through the gate to the garden. Mozart wrote his sublime Quintet for Clarinet and Strings towards the end of September 1789. He had first […]