For a toe tapping interlude to your day, why not visit the Cramphorn Theatre, where music is on the menu most Wednesday Lunchtimes.
Tantalise your musical tastebuds with a varied programme brought to you by talented local artists and professional musicians, from jazz to classical, woodwind to strings and a generous helping of fine vocals.
The Cramphorn Foyer offers drinks and bar snacks.
Wednesday 10 September - Catherine Leonard returns to the theatre by popular demand in a programme of romantic solo piano music including music by Elgar and Liszt.
Wednesday 17 September - Liz Leatherdale and David Chivers - Colchester Classics. A whistle stop tour through some highlights of classical music with names you may not have heard of before - A sort of lecture/demo with recordings and C.D's available for sale at this new departure for the lunchtime concert series.
Wednesday 24 September - Pat Avery returns to the Cramphorn theatre with a wide ranging and idiomatic programme of solo Guitar music.
We are experimenting with monthly 'relaxed' performances for our special needs friends in the community. Jeffery Wilson, the organiser of the Lunchtime Concerts, will offer some interactive piano, percussion and vocal work. These will start at 2.15pm following one of our 'regular' concerts, the first of these is on Wednesday 24 September after the Pat Avery recital. All are welcome.
Future relaxed performances will take place on:
Wednesday 22 October
Wednesday 19 November
Wednesday 17 December
Wednesday 28 January
If you can, please let us know in advance if you will be attending the 'relaxed' performance by calling the Box Office on 01245 606505.