Using materials from the Royal College of Music’s extensive and fascinating archive, Anna Maria Barry introduces us to alumnus Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, not just a fantastically talented composer and musical celebrity, but also an important force within the civil rights movements in Britain and the US.
Sunday 15 July, 11am-1pm
Pittville Pump Room
£26 £21 £15*
2017 saw their thrilling debuts at Cheltenham Music Festival and the BBC Proms, and this summer Chineke! returns in chamber ensemble formation with a focus on later classical repertoire. An organisation dedicated to providing career opportunities to Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) classical performers, Chineke! also gives space to composers whose time in the spotlight is long overdue. Samuel Coleridge-Taylor’s Nonet stands shoulder to shoulder with Schubert’s ever popular Octet, either side of an arrangement of Richard Strauss’ rousing tone poem Till Eulenspiegel.
Supported by Jack and Dora Black and The Steel Charitable Trust
Pittville Pump Room is an elegant Grade 1 listed Regency building and perhaps the most famous example of Regency architecture in Cheltenham. Standing in regal splendour at one end of Pittville Park, the Pump Room is a monument to more than 100 years of fame that Cheltenham enjoyed as a Spa town.
The Festival’s morning recitals at the Pump Room are its continuing glory.
*Fees & Booking Info
Our booking fee
CF Ticketing charges a fee per booking to reflect the costs of providing the service which include card processing costs (for both credit and debit cards) as well as staffing, developing and maintaining the booking software and postage
Our booking fees are as follows:
- Online sales £2.00
- Telephone sales £2.00
- In person card sales £2.00
- In person cash and card sales £2.00
We endeavour to keep our booking fees as low as possible and charge on a per booking basis rather than a per ticket basis to ensure this. We also endeavour to ensure that our booking fees are clear before any transaction is completed.
For more information about your booking click here