This May Bank holiday weekend kicked off early with the biggest selling violinist and musical genius Nigel Kennedy performing on Thursday evening as part of three stunning must-see world class concerts at St Mary’s Church, Rye.
A piece of Mozart is always a pleasure. Four works on the same programme – beautifully performed – is sheer extravagance. At a packed and appreciative St John’s Church last week, Battle Choral Society gave us that glimpse of Heaven that music can sometimes achieve.
When Marcio da Silva announced last year that Hastings Philharmonic was launching a fully professional symphony orchestra for the South East it seemed a risky undertaking; yet here we are, and the evidence of success was fully formed at St Mary in the Castle last Saturday.
Beloved synth/pop band which has blazed a trail through the decades
Tickets go on sale this morning (Friday) for OMD, the English New Wave/synthpop band - more fulsomely known as Orchestral Maneoevres In The Dark - from the 1980s which achieved huge success with hits such as Enola Gay and Joan of Ark.