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The BritishSpanish Society “Punto de Encuentro” Annual Concert

22 Nov 2023 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm


St James´s Church Piccadilly



The BritishSpanish Society “Punto de Encuentro” Annual Concert

Date – Wednesday 22nd November
Time   – doors open at 5:30pm – 8:30pm
Location – St James’s Church Piccadilly

One more year, the BritishSpanish society will be holding their Autumn Concert in the impressive St James’s Church, Piccadilly.

The church, which dates back to 1676, was designed by highly acclaimed British Architect Sir Christopher Wren. Its acoustic qualities have been consistently celebrated with the church hosting music greats across the ages from Haydn to Adele.

 violinist Nicole Crespo O Donoghue with Ukraine

Nicole Crespo O’Donoghue. Violin

The conductor will be former British Spanish Society scholarship winner Nicole Crespo O’Donoghue, who will be join by performers Julia Sánchez Merino, Daisy Noton, Laura Peribáñez, Lucia Veintimilla, José Navarro-Silberstein, Mark Kinkaid.

There will be a drinks and tapas reception following the event. Open to members and non-members.

Introducing our talented performers: No hay ninguna descripción de la foto disponible.
Nicole Crespo (violin)
Mark Kinkaid (piano)
José Navarro-Silberstein  (piano)
Daisy Noton (flute)
Laura Peribañez (cello)
Julia Sanchez Merino (mezzo soprano)
Lucia Veintimilla (violin)

Programme for the evening (subject to change)

Federico Chueca – El Bateo: Preludio (4′)
Pau Casals – Pastoral (8′) – (50th Anniversary)
Laura Peribañez (Cello)
Mark Kinkaid (Piano)
Granados – Sonata de violín y piano H.127 (10′)
Lucia Veintimilla (Violin)
José Navarro-Silberstein  (Piano)
Richard Rodney Bennet – Summer music (10′)
Daisy Noton (Flute)
Mark Kinkaid (Piano)

José Navarro-Silberstein. Pianist

—- Interval —–
Falla – Canciones Populares Españolas (8′)
Nicole Crespo O’Donoghue (Violin)
Mark Kinkaid (Piano)
Federico Garcia Lorca – Canciones Españolas Antiguas (selección) (10′)
Julia Merino (Mezzosoprano)
Joan Furió Vivas (Guitar)
Bizet/Saar – Melodies from Carmen (selection) (10′)


22 Nov 2023
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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British Spanish Society
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St James´s Church Piccadilly
197 Piccadilly, St. James's
London, W1J 9LL United Kingdom
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