Brighton Unitarian Lunchtime Concert
Tea/coffee served from 12 noon
In May we are delighted to present a series of Showcase Concerts featuring some of the most accomplished musicians to have performed at Springboard – Brighton & Hove Performing Arts Festival.
10 – Award-winning Brighton-born siblings Berniya and Riya Hamie delighted audiences at Springboard from an early age with their musicality and skill. Today they present an exciting programme of cello and piano music.
17 – No concert on 17 May when BUC hosts The Great Escape Music Festival
24 – Gigi Casey (soprano) won the Springboard Dame Felicity Lott Recital competition in 2023. She currently studies at the Royal Northern College of Music and has won a scholarship to the Master’s programme at the Royal College of Music. She will be performing a variety of opera classics by Mozart, Massanet, Dvorak and Gilbert & Sullivan, and will be joined by the winner of the 2024 competition.
31 – Flautist Leah Hallinon performed in Springboard for many years. She is now at the Royal College of Music and will be playing pieces by CPE Bach, Dutilleux and Ganne. Classical guitarist Zoe Barnett is also studying at the RCM, where she is kindly supported by The Derek Butler Trust. She will be playing a programme featuring works by JS Bach and Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco.
£5 suggested donation on the door
The performers are a mixture of top local talent and touring musicians from across the globe. It’s the perfect way to spend your Friday lunchtime enjoying a rich variety of music in our beautiful Grade II listed church in the cultural heart of the city.
Brighton Unitarian Church, New Road, Brighton BN1 1UF