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Two concerts in May

Our anniversary events are going well, and we’re looking forward to our May concerts: one in London and one in Beverley. The Fitzwilliam String Quartet will play an all Beethoven programme at the Old Church, Stoke Newington, at 7pm on Sunday 10th May, in a concert which is part of the Sutton House Music Society […]

Read More » | March 24, 2015 | Category: news | Comments: none

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Two places for the Prudential Ride London 2015

Would you like a place on this stunning 100 mile cycle ride which takes place on 2 August 2015? Though you can no longer take part via the ballot, the good news is that Jessie’s Fund has two precious places available. Following the 2012 Olympic legacy by starting in Queen Elizabeth Park, the Prudential RideLondon […]

Read More » | February 16, 2015 | Category: news | Comments: none

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Amsterdam 300 Ride, 2015

After a fantastic ride in Northern Ireland last year, we’re going back to the Netherlands for a bigger and better ride than ever in July. 2015 is Jessie’s Fund’s 20th anniversary year, so this will be a special ride – the longest we’ve done, at 300 miles. There’ll be two groups – those who want […]

Read More » | January 28, 2013 | Category: news | Comments: none

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Iestyn Davies concert rescheduled

Due to unforeseen circumstances the concert to have been given by Iestyn Davies and Elizabeth Kenny on 20th March has been rescheduled and will now take place on Saturday 7th November, 2015. We hope that ticket holders will be happy to transfer their tickets, but a full refund is available to those for whom this […]

Read More » | February 27, 2015 | Category: news | Comments: none

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‘Fallen Angel’ world premiere

If you join York band Vesper Walk as they open the curtains to the world premiere of their ‘Fallen Angel’ show at the National Centre For Early Music in York on Saturday March 14th you can be sure of two things – a night as quirky and colourful as the band themselves and stories as […]

Read More » | February 3, 2015 | Category: news | Comments: none

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Lunchtime Concert in Oxford, 9 March

Pianists Diana Hinds and Elizabeth Kreager will be giving a lunchtime recital on Monday 9th March, at 1pm.  It will take place at St Michael at the North Gate, Cornmarket, Oxford, and in the programme will be the Mother Goose Suite by Ravel, Ligeti’s Sonatina and the Fantasie in F minor by Schubert. Admission is […]

Read More » | February 9, 2015 | Category: news | Comments: none

Hats by Jacky

‘Hats by Jacky’ supporting Jessie’s Fund

‘Hats by Jacky’ is a new website selling individually designed hats, hand-crocheted and made to order for people of any age, and also special designs for those who have had chemotherapy. Jacky is very active with hand-made arts and crafts, using her artistic talent to make greetings cards, and she donates all her profits to […]

Read More » | February 26, 2015 | Category: news | Comments: none

Songs for Jessie

Songs for Jessie

On Saturday 7th March a programme called ‘Songs for Jessie’ will include the world première of the song cycle Earth, Air, Fire and Water for voice and harp, by Jill Segger. Singers Kate Hare, Glynis Huggett, and Sarah McCarter, with Rohan Platts (harp) and Cathy Cass (piano), will also be performing a wide range of […]

Read More » | February 24, 2015 | Category: news | Comments: none

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An hour of meditational music

On Saturday 28th February Octave Vocal Ensemble are giving a concert of beautiful meditational music at St. Edmunds Catholic Church, Westgate St, Bury St Edmunds. Starting at 7pm, the programme includes Tallis’s ‘Lamentations of Jeremiah’, chorales by J S Bach, motets by Lassus, Cornish, Lotti and more. Entry is FREE: there will be a collection […]

Read More » | February 3, 2015 | Category: news | Comments: none

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Pinnock, Manson, Truscott trio on 11 February

Our second 20th Anniversary concert takes place on Wednesday 11 February,  49 Queen’s Gate Terrace, London SW7 5PN. Distinguished harpsichordist and conductor Trevor Pinnock is  joined by violinist Matthew Truscott, and cellist Jonathan Manson for a baroque programme in the exclusive surroundings of the home of Sir Vernon Ellis, Chair of the British Council and […]

Read More » | January 20, 2015 | Category: news | Comments: none