We are delighted to be working together with BBC Radio Surrey on a new monthly feature – the Sunday Listening Club in which festival manager Isabel Dawson and presenter Emily Jeffery will be exploring music’s potential to lift the spirits and enticing listeners who might be new to classical repertoire to give some of our themed listening ideas a try along the way!
Episode 1 – Spring – click here to listen to the playlist
Episode 2 – Breaking down barriers – click here to listen to the playlist
Episode 3 – access the full playlist here!
Episode 4 – Bringing it back home! – access the full playlist here including works by Ruth Gipps, Frank Bridge, Vaughan Williams, Ethel Smyth and Stephen Goss.
Episode 5 – Midsummer Magic – click here to listen to this month’s playlist including Byrd, Mendelssohn, Purcell, Bray, Nielsen, Beamish and lots more! And listen again to the programme from around 3′ 10″ here.
Episode 6 – Invitation to the Dance – click here to listen to this month’s playlist including works by Rameau, Dowland, Barber, Tchaikovsky, Stravinsky, Lerner & Loewe, Wallen, Glass, Seeger, Joplin, Bach and lots more! You can listen to the programme again via this link, from around 3′ 09″.
Surrey Hills International Music Festival is a Registered Charity No. 1171264, 2021 season supported by Investec