Gateway Arts Concerts

Concert Diary Spring 2016

Shrewsbury and District Arts Association


Chester Street, Shrewsbury


Thursday 28th  January at 2.00 p.m.

Ulrich Heinen - ’cello

John Humphreys – piano

Vivaldi – Sonata in Bb major

Schumann – Fantasiestucke op. 73

Bacyh – Sonata no. 2 in D major

Stravinsky – Suite Italienne


Friday 29th January at 7.30 p.m.

Ruth Henley -  ’cello


Ilya Chetverikov - piano


Thursday 25th  February at 2.00 p.m.


World Premiere of Patrick Larley’s String Quartet

Words, Music and Art from the Western Isles.

 Patrick Larley – piano/composer

Gill Larley - storyteller

Anne Tupling and Mich Mohajer – violin

Sarah Fairbank – viola, John Fairbank – ‘cello


Friday 18th March at 7.30 p.m.

Ruth Henley -  ’cello


Amy Wakefield - piano 


Thursday 24th  March at 2.00 p.m.

Reg Wrathmell -  piano

Schumann  - Arabesque op18

Haydn - Sonata in C (Hob 48)

Scharwenka - Polish Dances

Op 3 No 1,  Op 29 No 2

Godowsky - Elegy in B minor for Left Hand

Chopin Mazurkas 

Op 17 No 4,  Op 24 No 2,  Op 7 No 3

Chopin Scherzo No 2 Op 31

Chopin Etudes

Op 10 No 3, Op 10 no 1 


Thursday 28th  April at 2.00 p.m.

Hollie Whittles - Brahms Clarinet Quintet

Anne Tupling, Julia Hargreaves, Helen Schilsky, Hilary Summers


Friday 20th May at 7.30 p.m.

Ruth Henley -  ’cello


Ilya Chetverikov - piano



Thursday 26th May at 2.00 p.m.



Scarlatti  - Sonata in C major K 132 'Cantabile'

Janacek  - Sonata '1.X.1905'    


Preludes op. 28,  no. 1 in C major,

no. 3 in G major

Etude op. 25 no 7

Nocturne op. post C sharp minor

Waltz in E minor

 Beethoven - Sonata op. 81A 'Les Adieux'






Thursday 2nd  June at 4.30 p.m.

Allan Schiller

Mozart Programme


 Sonata in C  K 545, Sonata in B flat  KV 570
Sonata in D  KV 576, Sonata in A  KV 331 


Thursday 9th  June at 4.30 p.m.

Duncan Honeyourne

Leo Livens - Piano Sonata (1914)
Brahms - Piano Sonata in F minor, op.5 (1853


Thursday 16th  June at 4.30 p.m.

Robert Markham

details via the Birmingham conservatoire website

Bach-Hess. Jesu, Joy of Man's desiring
Beethoven. Pathetique Sonata Op13
Granados - The Maiden and the Nightingale

Chopin. Two Nocturnes Op62, Scherzo No 2, Op 31


Thursday 23rd  June at 4.30 p.m.

Emilie Capulet

Spanish Programme

Domenico Scarlatti -Sonata in E major, K. 380  , Sonata in G major, K. 55

Antonio Soler Sonata in D major, no. 84  ,Sonata in D flat major, no. 88

Maurice Ravel - Alborada del Gracioso


Thursday 30th  June at 4.30 p.m.

Béla Hartmann

Tchaikovsky:           Dumka, Op. 59

Schubert:      Sonata in C Minor, D 958


Admission £6.00 on the door or tickets from the Music Hall

Friends of Gateway Arts £5.00

 Carers with disabled and children free





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