St Mary’s Music Festival: Sax Collective

St Mary the Virgin church Overton Drive, London, E11, United Kingdom

Local saxophonist, Melanie Henry and the Opus Sax quartet, present a programme of trios, quartets and quintets written, or transcribed, for the saxophone. With influences of Baroque, Medieval, folk and jazz and featuring composers such as Felix Mendelssohn, Percy Grainger, Mick Foster, George Gershwin, Gordon Goodwin and Althea Talbot Howard, expect an evening of entertaining listening … Continue reading "St Mary’s Music Festival: Sax Collective"

Get Tickets £10.00 – £15.00

St Mary’s Music Festival: Celebrating St Mary’s organ and organists

St Mary the Virgin church Overton Drive, London, E11, United Kingdom

Celebrating St Mary’s organ and the organists of the Parish, past and present   The afternoon will begin with a talk about the Parish of Wanstead organists of the past – some famous, some with “interesting” lives, one buried in the church yard at St Mary’s, two who are relatives of current choir members This … Continue reading "St Mary’s Music Festival: Celebrating St Mary’s organ and organists"

St Mary’s Music Festival : All Rest

St Mary the Virgin church Overton Drive, London, E11, United Kingdom

Specially commissioned for 2024 St Mary’s Music Festival, All Rest will offer an itinerant, site-specific performance portraying a fictional dreamscape about the people dwelling in St Mary the Virgin, Wanstead. Six characters and a chorus of ghosts will take the audience on a journey through the grounds, the graveyard and St Mary’s Church, offering a … Continue reading "St Mary’s Music Festival : All Rest"

Get Tickets £10.00 – £15.00