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Northampton’s Very Own Symphony Orchestra

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Did you know that Northampton has its very own symphony orchestra – an amateur orchestra that produces professional performances? Members of the orchestra are drawn from a wide range of backgrounds and the orchestra performs in a number of venues in and around Northampton.

Cover of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Last night in St Mathew’s Church, Northampton, the 75 strong orchestra performed pieces by Mozart, Schumann and Bruckner.

The orchestra performs regularly – their next concert is on Saturday 18th April and will features Dvorak, Richard Strauss and Rachmaninoff’s Symphony Number 1 in D Minor.

For details of the orchestra, future performances and details of how to buy tickets for their concerts you can learn more at opens in a new windowtheir web site.

Rhythm Street Live

The Fleur : 26th December at 8:00pm

rhythmstreetlogo7.9.14Local band Rhythm Street are live at the Fleur on Boxing Day.

Go and work off that turkey with a post-Xmas bop.

See their opens in a new windowevent details on Facebook, see opens in a new windowthe band’s web site or hear opens in a new windowtheir stuff on Soundcloud.

Take This (or That!)

Bootleg Barlow at the Woodford Dynasty

Sunday 24th August at the Woodford Tandoori Cottage

Gary Barlow Tribute Night!

bootleg£20 per person including a 5 course banquet. £10 deposit secures your place!

All proceeds to Northamptonshire Air Ambulance!

Book now! Contact Emma O’Hanlon on 01327 261591.

Woodford School FSA Disco


schoolWoodford Halse Social Club

Friday 18th July – Doors Open 6:30pm


  • Bar,
  • Refreshments
  • Fun Photo Booth

Families welcome – Pay on the door – All Proceeds to Woodford School FSA

Entrance prices are: £2 per adult, children and pre-school £1 each, family ticket 2 adults and 2 children -£5

(If you are able to help out at our events, please either contact the school office on 265900 or Claire Rose on 07940 554674 or speak to a opens in a new windowFSA member.)

Rhythm Street at Fleur de Lys

Live Music : Fleetwood Mac to Jessie J

Rhythm Street are performing at the Fleur de Lys on 21st June at 9:00pm.10343525_291613794353348_6734014756622034858_n






Check out their Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/rhythmstreetuk

Music at Canons Ashby Church

Fiori Musicali Present “A Halcyon Summer”

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Portrait of Georg Friedrich Händel (1733)  (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Fiori Musicali are one of the UK’s principal providers of baroque and classical music concerts outside London. Fiori give over 30 concerts a year featuring entertaining programmes with world class musicians, directed by founder Penelope Rapson, that bring to life the authentic world of Purcell, Handel, Vivaldi and Mozart.

On Friday 13th June, Fiori present a garden of baroque delights evoking halcyon summer days:-

  • Handel – Tornami a vagheggiar
  • Telemann – Sonata for recorder & violin
  • Handel – Sonata for cello in G minor
  • Corelli – Sonata for 2 recorders

For more details and to book visit their web site:- www.fiori-musicali.com