New Arrival

Happy New Year! First announcement of the year is that I am now a daddy. Eleanor Felicity was born on 2nd January weighing 8lb 10oz. She is a gorgeous little girl (not that I’m biassed at all) and seems to enjoy vying for attention with Geoffrey and Ruxpin when she isn’t draining her mother’s milk! She […]

6 concerts in 8 days…

The next student concert series will be taking place at the beginning of March 2014. The title will be “River and Rainbow”, a pastoral countryside theme for springtime. The theme is inspired by some charming compositions of Walter Carroll who published a number of books of these delightful pieces over a century ago. These compositions will […]

Justus – New Bursary Student

As Betina is no longer able to have violin lessons we are now pleased to be able to support Justus Archangel Mugumnya who is 22 years old and has been playing the piano since 2007. He was born in Nairobi but came back to Uganda at the age of four and has done all his schooling in […]

Chester Federation of Arts 50th Anniversary

Saturday 29th January 2011 at 5.15. p.m. Roger Fisher (Piano) Philip Rushforth (Organ) Programme: George Frederick Handel:  Concerto no. 10 in D minor (Opus 10 no 4) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Fantasia in F minor (K 608) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto no 17 in G major (K 453) Admission: £5.00 (Adults) £3.00 (Under 16s) This concert takes […]

Students perform in Chester recital

Thirty students performed in the Charity Piano Recital last week at The King’s School.  The concert raised a further £180 towards Betina’s lesson bursary bringing the total raised this year to over £400. With a year of lessons costing £300 this means there is a surplus to go towards her exam fees and other costs. […]