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Christmas Celebration

This Monday evening saw us combining with Ashford Community Choir to give a Concert at Revelation St. Mary’s, Ashford in support of the Woodchurch Riding Group. The sense of excitement was evident from the moment we started setting up: we … Continue reading

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Spring Concert

Today’s Spring Concert was a slightly poignant affair, as Wes Carroll’s last (probably!) concert with us. We abandoned Hall of the Mountain King as needing more work, but made good our promise to perform Hugo Cole’s Black Lion Dances, which … Continue reading

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Christmas Spectacular

Ashford Sinfonia once again joined forces with Shepway Community Choir, Hythe Salvation Army Band and Steve Hawkins of Folkestone and Hythe Operatic and Dramatic Society in the annual Christmas Spectacular at The Tower Theatre, Shorncliffe. This is a peculiarly addictive … Continue reading

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Summer Concert

On a beautiful Summer’s afternoon Ashford Sinfonia gathered for the final concert of the academic year in the lovely Chuch of St Mary the Virgin, Willesborough. The concert started with the March and Waltz from Benjamin Britten’s Matinées Musicales, which … Continue reading

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Summer Concert

Our Summer Concert will be at The Church of St Mary the Virgin, Willesborough on Sunday 17th July, meeting at 2.00 p.m. Several of the Sinfonia’s members will give performances, bracketed by a selection from Benjamin Britten’s settings of Rossini … Continue reading

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Maestro’s musings on our July concert

This post comes to you from a sunbed by a pool on the Greek island of Crete. Having had a little too much sun the last couple of days I am staying in the shade today which allows me a … Continue reading

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Concert Review

It is a particularly British trait to downplay our achievements and to minimise our expectations of ourselves, and with such statements repeated to me (more than once!) in relation to Ashford Sinfonia, so I came to the concert on Sunday. … Continue reading

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