Next Concert

Sadly we have taken the decision to cancel our March and May 2020 concerts due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Thank you for your support, we hope to see you later in the year. We will post here and on social media, once we know when concerts are able to resume.

If you bought a ticket from the town hall for the March concert, please retain it for a refund or transfer to a future concert.

We would have been playing:

Bernstein - Candide Overture

Copland - Appalachian Spring 

Ives - Variations on "America" 

Bernstein - West Side Story (suite of dances)

Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue (soloist: Rachel Fryer)  

Rachel Fryer (piano) has worked as a piano teacher and accompanist at the East Sussex Academy of Music in Lewes for over 15 years. She is in demand both as soloist and accompanist. She is Founder and Concert Director of Music and Wine at St. Luke's, a concert series in Queen’s Park, Brighton. Rachel has performed for the Brighton Philharmonic Chamber music series and worked with education projects including Glyndebourne Youth Opera, Orchestra of Sound and Light and Kidenza. 

Beyond Sussex, Rachel has performed throughout Britain at venues including Croydon's Fairfield Hall and St. John Smith's Square and for music societies including the Beethoven Piano Society as well as on luxury cruise liners. She has recorded and performed Bach's Goldberg Variations. Currently she is working on a project called Variations down the line to commission 5 composers to each write 3 new variations using ideas from Bach’s Goldbergs.

 Refreshments will be available.  Tickets £10 in advance  by BACS transfer: e-mail to info@lewesconcertorchestra.org to get bank details (until 12noon on 27th March) or from Lewes Town Hall. Please note that we cannot reserve tickets without payment. On the door £12. Under 18 and students £5.