Tea Concerts – Alderley Edge

The Pleyel Ensemble present a Series of Afternoon Tea Concerts at Alderley Edge

We will be playing a wide variety of beautiful chamber music and with Sarah’s wonderful cakes, what better way to spend your afternoon?

Sunday afternoons 3pm

Alderley Edge Methodist Church, Chapel Road SK9 7DU

The Pleyel Ensemble are grateful for financial assistance towards this concert series from the Ida Carroll Trust.

Please be aware our Tea Concerts at Alderley Edge ran from October 2014 – February 2016. You can read up on each of them below! Please revisit this page for further updates on our scheduling.

Previous Concerts

Rustic Influences: Bartok’s folk-inspired trio for Benny Goodman and a new commission from Adam Gorb Head of the School of Composition at the RNCM with financial assistance from the Ida Carroll Trust and RVW Trust.

Roussel Duo for double bass and bassoon, Mozart Duo for ‘cello and bassoon  and more works exploring the sounds of our bass-line instruments.

Flute and string trio. Martinu Madrigals, Dohnanyi Serenade, Mozart Flute Quartet and Villa-Lobos Jet Whistle

Works by Bach, Vivaldi and Telemann as well as the Quartet for recorder, violin, ‘cello and harpsichord by Arnold Cooke.

by Haydn Hob. XV:17 in F, Louise Farrenc (1804 – 1875) in E minor, Op. 45  and the dazzling Carmen Fantasy by Francois Borne.

Czerny Allegro Affetuoso, Op. 137, Schubert Fantasy in F minor, Ravel Mother Goose Suite and the World Premiere of Rodney Newton’s Painter of Light.

Shostakovich sonata, Schumann Stücke im Volkston, Leighton Elegy and Bach gamba sonata in D.

Schumann piano quintet, Pleyel duo for violin and viola and William Mathias piano trio.