Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Programme for Sunday 29th July 2018

Musical Pleasant Sunday Afternoon
Eltham Park Methodist Church
Westmount Road
SE9 1XX
Sunday 29th July 2018 at 3pm

PSA Chairman: Hazel Roberts
Hon. Musical Director: Martin Cleave Dip. RCM
Conductors: Martin Cleave and Chris Cole 
Leader: Roy Simpson 

Guest Soloists: Items from members of the orchestra

Opening Music: 'Heidelberg Polka' by  Cyril Watters

Chairman: Reading, Prayer and The Lord’s Prayer  
Hymn: 'Morning Has Broken'  

Musical Items introduced by Martin Cleave      
Overture: 'Opera Bouffe' by Herman Finck

Harry Clarke (Vocal) Pam Woodland (Violin) Martin Cleave (Piano)
'Ave Maria' by Giulio Caccini

David Williams (Oboe) Martin Cleave (Piano) 'Questa O quella' by Giuseppe Verdi

Ruth Fishpool (Alto Saxophone) 'Lullaby of Birdland' by George Shearing

'Folk Songs from Somerset' and  
'Fantasia on Greensleeves' by Ralph Vaughan Williams arr.Ralph Greaves

Pam Woodland (Violin) and Carla Ibbott (Violin) Martin Cleave (Piano)
'Phantom of the Opera' by Andrew Lloyd Webber

Paul Bailey (Trombone) Martin Cleave (Piano) 'I Want a Little Girl'
by Billy Moll, Murray Mancher

Roy Simpson (Ukelele) 'Irish Rover' an Irish folk song (unknown)

Selection: 'Flower Drum Song' by Richard Rodgers arr. R.R. Bennett

Secretary: Notices and Collection, during which the
Orchestra play: 'To a Wild Rose' by Edward Mac Dowell
  
Chairman: Remarks
Hymn: 'For all the saints'

Benediction
Concluding Music: 'Grand March' from 'Aida' by Giuseppe Verdi                            

Forthcoming Pleasant Sunday Afternoons for your diary:
NO CONCERT IN AUGUST

Sunday 30th September
Guest Artist: Myra Warwick (Mezzo-Soprano)

Sunday 28th October
Guest Artists: Classical Vybe

Sunday 25th November
Guest Artists: Jill Cowburn (Soprano) Gary Marriot (Tenor)

Forthcoming Orchestral Rehearsals:
Tuesday 7.45pm at Eltham Park Methodist Church

NO REHEARSALS IN AUGUST
4th, 11th, 18th, 25th September
2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th October
6th, 13th, 20th, 27th November
4th, 11th, 18th (tbc) December

New members welcome just come along to any rehearsal or e-mail psaorchestra@interalia.plus.com for more details. 

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Programme for Sunday 24th June 2018

Musical Pleasant Sunday Afternoon
Eltham Park Methodist Church
Westmount Road
SE9 1XX
Sunday 24th June 2018 at 3pm

PSA Chairman: Hazel Roberts
Hon. Musical Director: Martin Cleave Dip. RCM
Conductors: Chris Cole and Martin Cleave
Leader: Roy Simpson   

Guest Artists: Terry and Eric Bossard (Soprano and Cello)

Opening Music: 'Glow-Worm' by Paul Lincke                                                        

Chairman: Reading, Prayer and The Lord’s Prayer    
Hymn: 'Come down, O Love divine'

Musical Items introduced by Martin Cleave      
Overture: 'The Italian Girl in Algiers' by Gioachino Rossini 

Vocal Items: Terry and Eric Bossard (Soprano and Cello)
                
'Suite-English Folk Songs' by Ralph Vaughan-Williams
 i) Seventeen Come Sunday (ii) My Bonny Boy  

Terry and Eric return for further vocal items

Selection: 'King’s Rhapsody' by Ivor Novello

Secretary: Notices and Collection, during which the  
Orchestra play: 'I’m Called Little Buttercup'
                  from 'HMS Pinafore' by Arthur Sullivan
    
Chairman: Remarks
Hymn: 'Praise, my soul, the King of Heaven'    

Benediction

Concluding Music: March – 'The Dam Busters' by Eric Coates

Forthcoming Pleasant Sunday Afternoons for your diary:
Sunday 29th July
Guest Artists selected from within the Orchestra

NO CONCERT IN AUGUST

Sunday 30th September
Guest Artist: Myra Warwick (Mezzo-Soprano)

Sunday 28th October
Guest Artists: Classical Vybe


Forthcoming Orchestral Rehearsals:
Tuesday 7.45pm at Eltham Park Methodist Church
26th June
3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th July
NO REHEARSALS IN AUGUST
4th, 11th, 18th, 25th September
2nd, 9th, 16th,23rd, 30th October
6th, 13th, 20th,27th November
4th, 11th, 18th (tbc) December

New members welcome just come along to any rehearsal or e-mail psaorchestra@interalia.plus.com for more details. 

Friday, May 25, 2018

Programme for Sunday 27th May 2018

Musical Pleasant Sunday Afternoon
Eltham Park Methodist Church
Westmount Road
SE9 1XX

Sunday 27th May 2018 at 3pm

PSA Chair: James Hay
Hon. Musical Director: Martin Cleave Dip. RCM
Conductors: Chris Cole and Martin Cleave
Leader: Vincent Oliver

Guest Artist: Teresa de Roberto (Soprano) accompanied by Martin Cleave (Piano) 

Opening Music: 'Palladio' by Karl Jenkins

Chairman: Reading, Prayer and The Lord’s Prayer   
Hymn :'Holy, Holy, Holy'

Musical Items introduced by Martin Cleave      
Overture: 'Si J’etais Roi'  by Adolphe Adam

Vocal Items:  Teresa de Roberto accompanied by Martin Cleave

(i) Forgotten Dreams and
(ii) 'Plink, Plank, Plunk' by Leroy Anderson                                                           

Teresa and Martin return for further vocal items

Selection: 'The Sound of Music' by Richard Rodgers

Secretary: Notices and Collection, during which the
Orchestra play: Minuet 'Berenice' by  George Friderick Handel
   
Chairman: Remarks
Hymn: Father, Son and Holy Ghost    

Benediction
Concluding Music: 'Amparito Roca' a Spanish March by Jaime Texidor

Forthcoming Pleasant Sunday Afternoons for your diary:
Sunday 24th June
Guest artists: Teri and Eric Bossard (Soprano and ‘Cello)

Sunday 29th July
Guest Artists selected from within the Orchestra

No Concert in August

Sunday 30th Septenber
Guest Artist: Myra Warwick (Mezzo-Soprano)

Forthcoming Orchestral Rehearsals:
Tuesday 7.45pm at Eltham Park Methodist Church
29th May
5th, 12th, 19th, 26th June
3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th July
No Rehearsals in August
4th, 11th, 18th, 25th September

New members welcome just come along to any rehearsal or e-mail psaorchestra@interalia.plus.com for more details.

Saturday, May 12, 2018

Programme for Chislehurst Methodist Church Sunday 13th May 2018

Musical Pleasant Sunday Afternoon
Chislehurst Methodist Church
Prince Imperial Road
BR7 5LX

Sunday 13th May 2018 at 3pm

Hon. Musical Director: Martin Cleave Dip. RCM
Conductors: Chris Cole and Martin Cleave
Leader: Roy Simpson 
Guest artists: Sound Alliance (Barbershop Quartet)
                       Vincent Oliver (Violin)

Opening Music: Excerpt from 'Roses from the South' by Johann Strauss II               

Musical Items introduced by Martin Cleave
'Bows and Bells' by Sydney del Monte
Overture:'di Ballo' (Abridged) by Arthur Sullivan 

'Balada' by George Enescu  performed by
Vincent Oliver (Violin) accompanied by Martin Cleave (Piano)

Chorus of Gypsies and Matadors from 'La Traviata' by Giuseppe Verdi

Guest artists: Sound Alliance (Barbershop Quartet) led by Roy Simpson

Selection: 'Cinderella' by Richard Rodgers arranged by Felton Rapley
'Pizzicato' from the ballet 'Sylvia' by Leo Delibes

Concluding Music: March – 'El Capitan' by John Philip Sousa 

The next Pleasant Sunday Afternoon Concert will be held at
Eltham Park Methodist Church, Westmount Road, SE9 1XX on
Sunday 27th May 3pm with Guest Artist:
Teresa de Roberto (Soprano) accompanied by Martin Cleave (Piano)

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Programme for Sunday 29th April 2018

Musical Pleasant Sunday Afternoon
Eltham Park Methodist Church
Westmount Road
SE9 1XX
Sunday 29th April 2018 at 3pm

PSA Chair: Sarah Miller
Hon. Musical Director: Martin Cleave Dip. RCM
Conductors: Chris Cole and Martin Cleave
Leader: Vincent Oliver   

Guest Artists: The Golden Girls with Director Chris Cole

Opening Music: 'Bows and Bells' by Sydney del Monte

Chairman: Reading, Prayer and The Lord’s Prayer    
Hymn: Crown him with many crowns

Musical Items introduced by Martin Cleave      
Overture: 'di Ballo' (Abridged) by Arthur Sullivan    

Vocal Items: The Golden Girls with Director Chris Cole

Chorus of 'Gypsies and Matadors' from 'La Traviata' by Giuseppe Verdi 

Chris and The Golden Girls return for further vocal items

Selection: 'Cinderella' by Richard Rodgers arranged by Felton Rapley

Secretary: Notices and Collection, during which the  
Orchestra play: 'Pizzicato' from 'Sylvia' by Leo Delibes
    
Chairman: Remarks
Hymn: To God be the glory    
Benediction

Concluding Music:March – 'El Capitan' by John Philip Sousa

Forthcoming Pleasant Sunday Afternoons for your diary:
Sunday 13th May
Guest artists: Sound Alliance (Barbershop Quartet)
Chislehurst Methodist Church, Prince Imperial Drive BR7 5LX

Sunday 27th May
TBC

Sunday 24th June
Teri and Eric Bossard (soprano and ‘cello)

Sunday 29th July
Guest Artists selected from within the Orchestra

Forthcoming Orchestral Rehearsals:
Tuesday 7.45pm at Eltham Park Methodist Church
1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th May
5th, 12th, 19th, 26th June
3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th July
NO REHEARSALS IN AUGUST

New members welcome just come along to any rehearsal or e-mail psaorchestra@interalia.plus.com for more details. 

Sunday, March 25, 2018

Programme for Sunday 25th march 2018

Musical Pleasant Sunday Afternoon
Eltham Park Methodist Church
Westmount Road
SE9 1XX
Sunday 25th March 2018 at 3pm

PSA Chairman: Jenny Poston
Hon. Musical Director: Martin Cleave Dip. RCM
Conductors: Chris Cole and Martin Cleave
Leader: Roy Simpson   

Guest Soloist: Stephen Roe (Baritone) accompanied by Rosemary Chater (Piano)
                              
Opening Music: 'The Teddy Bears’ Picnic' by John Walter Bratton

Chairman: Reading, Prayer and The Lord’s Prayer    
Hymn: 'Ride on, ride on in majesty'

Musical Items introduced by Martin Cleave      
Overture: 'Tancredi' by Gioachino Rossini

Vocal Items: Stephen Roe (Baritone) accompanied by Rosemary Chater (Piano)

'Dance of the Blessed Spirits' by Christoph Willibald Gluck

Stephen and Rosemary return for further vocal items

Selection: 'Oklahoma!' by Richard Rodgers 

Secretary: Notices and Collection, during which the  
Orchestra play: 'Tango in D'  by Isaac Albeniz
    
Chairman: Remarks
Hymn: 'At the name of Jesus'     

Benediction
Concluding Music: March - 'Le Proph├Ęte' by  Giacomo Meyerbeer
                               
Forthcoming Pleasant Sunday Afternoons for your diary:

Sunday 29th April
The Golden Girls – Director: Chris Cole

Sunday 13th May
Susanna McRae (Soprano)
Chislehurst Methodist Church, Prince Imperial Drive BR7 5LX

Sunday 27th May
Susanna McRae (Soprano)

Sunday 24th June
Teri and Eric Bossard (soprano and ‘cello)

Forthcoming Orchestral Rehearsals:
Tuesday 7.45pm at Eltham Park Methodist Church
27th March
3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th April
1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th May
5th, 12th, 19th, 26th June
3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th July
NO REHEARSALS IN AUGUST
New members welcome just come along to any rehearsal or e-mail psaorchestra@interalia.plus.com for more details. 

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Programme for Sunday 25th February 2018

Musical Pleasant Sunday Afternoon
Eltham Park Methodist Church
Westmount Road
SE9 1XX
Sunday 25th February 2018 at 3pm

PSA Chairman: Maureen Black
Hon. Musical Director: Martin Cleave Dip. RCM
Conductors: Martin Cleave and Chris Cole
Leader: Roy Simpson   
Guest Artist: Rosa Lennox (Accordion and Vocals)

Opening Music: 'Minuet in G' by Ludwig van Beethoven
 
Chairman: Reading, Prayer and The Lord’s Prayer    
Hymn: 'O Worship the King'

Musical Items introduced by Martin Cleave      
Overture: 'Light Cavalry' by Franz von Suppe

Vocal Items: Rosa Lennox (Accordion and Vocals)

'Morris Dance (i) and'Shepherds' Dance (ii)' two of 'Three Dances' from 'Henry VIII' by Edward German

Rosa returns for further vocal items

Selection: 'Bitter Sweet' by Noel Coward

Secretary: Notices and Collection, during which the  
Orchestra play: 'Ave Verum Corpus' by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    
Chairman: Remarks
Hymn: 'Come let us sing our cheerful songs'     
Benediction

Concluding Music: 'Marching Strings' by Marshall Ross

Forthcoming Pleasant Sunday Afternoons for your diary:
Sunday 25th March
Guest artist: Stephen Roe (Tenor) Rosemary Chater (Piano)

Sunday 29th April
The Golden Girls – Director: Chris Cole

Sunday 13th May
Susanna McRae (Soprano)
Chislehurst Methodist Church, Prince Imperial Drive BR7 5LX

Sunday 27th May
Susanna McRae (Soprano)

Forthcoming Orchestral Rehearsals:
Tuesday 7.45pm at Eltham Park Methodist Church
6th, 13th, 20th, 27th March
3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th April
1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th May
5th, 12th, 19th, 26th June
3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th July
NO REHEARSALS IN AUGUST

New members welcome just come along to any rehearsal or e-mail psaorchestra@interalia.plus.com for more details.