Wednesday 5th July



1.00pm St Andrew’s Church, Deal

Harpist Alex Rider presents an enchanting programme, weaving together 17th Century with 20th Century works taken from the keyboard repertoire, including music by Couperin, Tournier, Purcell and Benjamin Britten.


Alex Rider is much in demand as a chamber and orchestral musician.  Recent highlights include orchestral work with the BBC Concert Orchestra and the Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique and a Radio broadcast of Takemitsu’s chamber music (as part of the BBC total immersion series). For two summers he was harpist with the Schleswig Holstein Festival Orchestra in Germany and is regularly guest principal harp of the Opera and Ballet in Kristiansund in Norway.



An enchanting programme for a summer's day, weaving together 20th century works and 17th century works taken from the keyboard repertoire.

Oonder en Linde Groen - J. Sweelinck

Sonatina Prodigio - V. Mortari

La Visionaire

Les Bergeries

Tic Toc Choc - F. Couperin

Images 4th Suite - Marcel Tournier

Suite in F major - H. Purcell

Suite for Harp op.83 - Benjamin Britten


Ticket Price: Full 8.00  Students £4.00

Tickets available from The Astor Community Theatre, Deal on 01304 370220 or online

Alternatively please click here to download a printable postal booking form.


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