Saturday 9th October

Artist spotlight - Adrian Bradbury and Alasdair Beatson


We are offering a limited number of extra seats in the choir (behind the performers) at £10

8pm Fingringhoe Church

Adrian Bradbury (R) cello
Alasdair Beatson

Polonaise Brilliante
Adagio and Allegro
Cello Sonata


Adrian has developed an international career in chamber music, regularly appearing at major festivals all over Europe together with a busy recording and broadcasting schedule. He is in demand as a guest principal with orchestras such as the Royal Philharmonic and London Sinfonietta. He also holds a degree in natural science from Cambridge University and has collaborated with neuroscientists in studies on behavioural and neurological changes in string players in performance.

A sought-after chamber musician, Alasdair's appearances have included performances in Weill Hall, Carnegie, the Recital Hall of Amsterdam's Concertgebouw, in Pekka Kuusisto's Festival at Lake Tuusula, Finland, and alongside such musicians as Pekka Kuusisto, Steven Isserlis, Lawrence Power, Tim Hugh and the Doric String Quartet. Outstanding ... here is a a young artist of exceptional talent and confidence, making musical sense of all he played The Independent on Alasdair Beatson

St Andrew's Church, Fingringhoe CO5 7BG (MAP)

Where to eat: The Whalebone 01206 729 307
Just opposite the church. Open from midday.