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‘Music in May’ - three lunchtime concerts at Christ Church

The Rector, the Rev Paul Dundas, welcomed about 220 people to the first of three half-hour lunchtime concerts entitled ‘Music in May’ in Christ Church Parish, Lisburn on Tuesday 16th May.  Sheelagh Greer (soprano) sang a selection of sacred music from traditional to Andrew Lloyd Webber and Paul Berry (clarinet) played part of Mozart’s Clarinet Concerto, voted No.1 with Classic FM listeners.  Richard Yarr - Director of Music at Christ Church, accompanied Sheelagh and Paul on the organ/piano. 

The programme for the next two concerts is:

Tuesday 23rd May at 1.15pm

Paul Young (trumpet) & Richard Yarr (organ)
Paul Young is the Ulster Orchestra’s principal trumpeter.  Paul will play a selection of rousing trumpet favourites, accompanied by Christ Church organist, Richard Yarr.

Tuesday 30th May at 1.15pm

Wallace High School’s Chamber Choir - ‘Capella’
Conducted by David Falconer, Wallace High School’s Chamber Choir – ‘Capella’, will round off the series of lunchtime concerts with a beautiful programme of music.

 Members of Christ Church Choir will be serving lunch in the Parish Halls from 12.15pm on the day of each concert.  The lunch, costing just £5, will include hot food, salads, dessert and refreshments. This is sure to provide a great opportunity for fellowship and chat before each musical treat.  To confirm your place for lunch, contact Christ Church Parish Office on Tel: 9267 3271.

Invite your friends and neighbours. Choir members assure everyone of a very warm welcome.

 

Pictured at the first of three lunchtime concerts in Christ Church Parish, Lisburn on Tuesday 16th May is L to R: (front) Richard Yarr (organ), Sheelagh Greer (soprano) and Paul Berry (clarinet). (back row) Alderman Ivan Davis OBE, the Rev Diane Matchett - Curate and the Rev Paul Dundas - Rector.

Hilary Torney and Pauline Graham, members of Christ Church Choir, pictured with some of the many people that packed the church hall for a delicious lunch prior to the first of three lunchtime concerts in Christ Church Parish, Lisburn on Tuesday 16th May.