Lunchtime Concert Hour – Saturday 4th December 1-2pm

On Saturday 4th December at 1pm, Héloïse Bernard and Alan Kitchen will present a programme of uplifting and celebratory music for soprano and organ. Marking the return of Saturday afternoonconcerts at Wellington, the programme will feature works by Bach, Handel (Rejoice greatly), Haydn, Hersbo, Balbastre, and will conclude with Mozart’s celebrated solo motet Exsultate, jubilate, the last … More Lunchtime Concert Hour – Saturday 4th December 1-2pm

On the eve of Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral

I am writing this blog on the eve of Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral.  The service, the number of guests and other aspects of the occasion will be scaled down as a result of the current Covid  pandemic but paradoxically this is how Prince Philip would have wanted his funeral to be,  a minimum of fuss and low key.   I am sure that we all would wish to give thanks for his long service to the country and support for the Queen over the astonishing period of 70 years of marriage! … More On the eve of Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral