We are pleased to announce our Lunchtime Recitals, launched in 2020, and hosted by our Director of Music.
January 14th, Friday 19.00: Russian Old New Year Festival
Operatic music by Tchaikovsky, instrumental music by Rachmaninoff and Medtner, as well as the likes of Lutoslawski by award-winning soloists from the Royal Academy of Music, including soprano Daria Papysheva, baritone Alex Ilvahin, clarinettist Ivan Rogachev, flautist Timur Dzafarov, amongst others. Wine and Soviet snacks are served in the interval.
Tickets: 18.00 / 14.00 concessions
Available on the door or online in advance here.
February 17th, Sunday 12.30: Flute & Piano Recital
Franco-Russian music performed in a 2-half lunchtime recital by flautist Paul Tiberghen and pianist Nikita Demidenko, including music by Debussy, Rivier, Bozza, as well as Medtner, Scriabin, Stravinsky, Faure, and Amirov.
Donations can be made via our online form or by cash/card at church.
Past performances included:
Live Film Music performances on organ by Organ Wiedner (Acton) and DoM Dennis Tjiok
Ensemble XHI: Live Artwork & Musical Exploration with live painting by Canadian fine artist and composer Caroline Bordignon and music by composer and Director of Music Dennis Tjiok
Daria Papysheva & Nikolai Lester performing operatic evenings in Russian, and Italian
Dennis Tjiok performing Sergei Eisenstein's "Battleship Potemkin" live score to the original silent film on organ to mark Christ Church's collaboration and relationship with the Royal Navy
To apply for a performance please contact our DoM here.