Orangery concerts for the merry month of May at Sewerby Hall and Gardens

Tue, 23 Apr 2019

May will bring a range of concerts to the famous Orangery at Sewerby Hall and Gardens, featuring many different types of music.

Thursday, 2 May at 2pm will feature Helen Drewery, a classical pianist, composer and piano teacher from the Pocklington area.

On Sunday, 5 May, at 2pm, the Huddersfield Wind Band will perform a varied programme – the band consists of 50 woodwind and brass players, under conductor John Turnbull.

Thursday, 9 May at 2pm : the concert will feature Chris Lewis, a male solo vocalist, singing songs from the 1950s to the present day.

On Sunday, 12 May, at 2pm, the Orangery audience will enjoy the music of Swinton and District Excelsior Band – a brass band from Swinton near Malton.

On Thursday, 16 May at 2pm, the concert will be by the New International Chamber Ensemble. This is a flexible collective of musicians playing music from traditional classical to new commissioned compositions and chamber adaptations. From Hull and the surrounding area, they promote both old and new music.

Thursday, 23 May at 2pm will feature George England, a professional male vocalist, singing big hits from the 1950s to the 1970s, with a chance to sing along.

Finally, Thursday, 30 May at 2pm will conclude the month with a concert by classical pianist Dave Pearson.

For full details of the Orangery concerts, admission charges, the house and gardens, the zoo and the café, visit www.sewerbyhall.co.uk where visitors can save ten per cent on admission prices bybooking in advance.